Briefly after I got my drone back under control (it tried to fly away...), CN A408 speeds south through Pesotum behind a pair of consecutively numbered IC SD70 locomotives.
These pair of ICs were a familiar occurrence many moons ago, giving this photo a stuck-in-time look. Not only is the photo stuck in time, this car seems to be stuck in the field. When I went by an... (more)
IC 1035 does the honors of train L531 as it passes under the elevator and prepares to blast through the small village of Pesotum. Aside from the CN unit, this was a very common sight to see throug... (more)
The daily A408 train which never fails to disappoint in the power department has two Deathstars leading the charge south through Pesotum Illinois.
Fall colors are showing as a CN manifest heads south through Pesotum and past MP 142, with a CP and UP GE on the point.
A BN Executive SD70MAC finds itself on the point of CN A497 as it rolls south by the restored depot in Pesotum, IL.
CN #8100 leads the M336 through the small town of Pesotum Illinois
The Salem, IL, connection off the UP, works thru small town of Pesotum about 13 miles south of Champaign. This train will go into the yard at Champaign to have all this UP traffic switched out and... (more)
Illinois Central GP40R #3121 leads 4 SD20s on a southbound past the restored station in Pesotum, Illinois. #3121 began life as IC GP40 #3039 in 1966. The second track in this picture is now gone... (more)
Union Pacific power normally runs thru south of Champaign on trains to and from the UP at Salem, IL, on trains like 399/396. Today an extra X399 has 2 UP units as they head southbound towards the ... (more)
Canadian National 8021 South passes the restored depot and small city park in Pesotum, Illinois on December 16, 2007.
SAM SMEDLEY PHOTO
The "City of New Orleans" is a streak through the Illinois countryside
Southbound stack train.
Always fresh-looking GTW locomotives 5930 and 5935 rip south through Pesotum, IL, into bright December sunshine.
An old SD40-2W still wearing its zebra stripes leads a freight south through Pesotum on the ex-IC mainline.