A manifest from warm & sunny Waycross, GA heading North through the cold and snowy countryside of Momence, IL. Q648 from Waycross had an unexpected leader with CSXT 8902 being at the front. Most o... (more)
CSXT 8830, a former Conrail SD40-2 leading CSX’s Q244 from Louisville, Kentucky North across the Kankakee River bridge on UP’s Villa Grove Subdivision.
UP 3034 leads the business train North on the Villa Grove Sub.
A SB intermodal approaching the curve in downtown Momence Illinois on the UP Villa Grove Sub.
A SB sand train clearing the town of Momence Illinois on the UP Villa Grove Sub on a very clear and chilly fall afternoon.
I was just hanging out driving with a friend when we stumbled across this train and followed it up to 500 N. Road. She got this picture for me, being it was on her side.
A WB NS freight trains goes through the town of Momence over the UP Villa Grove Sub on a very nice spring day.
A K3 horn in the distance told of an approaching UP train heading towards the yards in Chicago. I snapped this as the train crossed one of two bridges over the Kankakee River as the tracks cross o... (more)
Challenger #3985 pulls an NRHS Convention special southbound on the former C&EI.
Four NS standard cabs lead 31K through Momence. The depot stands in the background.
A pair of Belles are southbound on the Villa Grove flying over the Kankakee in Momence.
A pair of Southern Belles strayed off of home rails to lead UP's Mexico City - Yard Center Z train into Chicago.
BNSF 3038 west cruises through Momence and past the restored NYC depot at track speed. It was thought for a time that NS had a slow order over the UP diamonds in town, but clearly that has been ab... (more)