GTW 4909 works Markham Yard amongst other activity.
CN 5466 switches out Q116's train in Homewood.
GTW GP38-2 4909 shoves a pulldown back into Markham yard.
A veteran canadian cab departs Markham Yard with train 371, bound for Salem, IL.
In April 1968 the IC took delivery of 10 General Electric U33C's 3300-h.p. (5050-5059) 5055 wrecked & retired 9/69.
The Illinois Central 13 SD40A's of EMD Order 5743 were unique locomotives, as they were essentially 3000-h.p. SD40's built on five-foot-longer SDP45 frames to accommodate a 5,000-gallon fuel tan... (more)
As a snowstorm quickly covers Southern Illinois, a Canadian National intermodal train led by a two Canadian National GE's (C44-9WL, and a C40-8) slowly accelerates past Homewood's Amtrak station. ... (more)
EJ&E 656 holds at the signal at Homewood with L578.
Illinois Central ultimately acquired the very first SD45 produced by EMD. Prototype SD45 4351 became IC 7000 in January 1971. The 7000 lasted until 1987, when it was scrapped.
A repainted IC SD70 leads L536 south through the snow in Homewood.
CN C44-9WL 2502 leads Q149 north through Homewood.
A pair of IC Deathstars work the yard job at Homewood.