Welcome back! After spending some time further south in St. Louis, the patched Cotton Belt GP60 that's served the North/South locals out of Bloomington for years has returned to the area. With the... (more)
A pair of UP GP60's have a four car LSF54 well in hand as they hustle back home to Bloomington. Odell is along the former GM&O, approximately 85 miles south of Chicago.
As a southbound work train sits in the siding, a patched Cotton Belt GP60 highballs down the main, just south of Odell.
Westbound cuts through the early morning haze on a typical humid July day.
SLCC 101 and sisters 202 and 102 rocket the Rail Cruise America Special southbound at Odell, IL on the former GM&O. The detector north of here reported the train at 82mph.