Normally, IRs 104 job returns back to Wedron light power... but today they have 40 empties with them. Heres 104 crawling into downtown Yorkville with a trio of SD40s
On a cold Thursday evening, Illinois Railways 104 job makes a run to BNSFs Eola Yard. Seen here curving outside of Yorkville with a pair of OmniTracks (OMLX) SD40s.
A pair of OMLX SD40-2s break the silence of downtown Yorkville as they pass a long unused grain silo.
HLCX SD40-2 6296 leads the eastbound IR sand train through Yorkville, kicking up dust from recent track work.
HLCX SD40-2 8163 leads a eastbound IR sand train through Yorkville.
Norfolk Southern's Virginian heritage unit leads a Illinois Railnet sand train into Yorkville Illinois.
HBRY SD50 5001 leads a Railnet power move west through Yorkville.
This is the first time that a NS heritage unit has ever been on the Illinois Railnet as it went down on a empty sand train to Wedron, IL to be loaded. Here NS 1066 pull's through Yorkville, IL eas... (more)
The Railnet heads west through Yorkville with their former SP tunnel motor on the point.
The wispy snow on the ground here west of Yorkville, Illinois is just another reminder of the continuous wind, snowfall, and bitter cold temperatures that have plagued the midwest over the last fe... (more)
The Railnet makes its way through Yorkville behind a HBR SD50 and SD45R 7444.
In gorgeous evening sunshine, the Rail Net passes through Yorkville, passing the station sign and BN caboose in town.
With that Prime 920 blaring for the crossings in Yorkville, the IR's Job 107 continues its westbound journey.
The IR's Job 107 rocks and rolls through Yorkville. On this very hot and humid day, the conductor has the right idea!