Continuing west through Maple Park, LPJ04 heads for the Troy Grove Branch in DeKalb with a trio of 4-axle EMD's.
SIBI rocks and rolls through Rockdale, passing under the old Joliet Junction.
EJ&E 663 is right at home as it leads the L520 south through Plainfield, bound for Joliet Yard.
After torrential downpours earlier in the morning, the sun came out to play as CP 470 approached its destination of BRC's Clearing Yard.
GTW blue leads L545 over the Cal Sag Channel.
IAIS SD38-2 151 leads SIBI through CP Richards in Joliet.
SIBI nears Joliet Union Station and UD Tower, bound for Blue Island.
GTW 4921 and IC 9573 lead L545 under I-355, approaching Flagstone.
GTW 4921 highballs the industries in Lemont, bound for Lambert where the crew will drop the train in the siding.
L545 rolls through Romeoville with GTW 4921 pointing the way.
GTW 4921 leads the "oil local" by UD Tower in Joliet.
The run 8 sound of an SD38-2 could be heard for miles as SIBI heads east, rolling under the old Wabash (now Metra Southwest Service District) in New Lenox.
SIBI holds at McDonough Street, waiting for its window across Bridge 407 and through UD Tower. An Iowa SD38-2 leads the way on this sunny morning.
Iowa 151 and 506 lug a heavy SIBI out of the Joliet River Valley, about to pass under Briggs Street. The SD38-2 and ES44AC were on their hands and knees trying to get the train up to a respectable... (more)
The Hoosier State heads north through Dolton with its matching trainset.