GTW 4924 leads a pulldown out of Markham Yard on a sunny morning.
CN 2945 leads a intermodal north under the new signals at Homewood.
GECX 2038 rests at the south end of Markham Yard.
A bird-eyes view around the CN Woodcrest Shops. There is a deadline of SD60's north of the shops, but these 2 units are sitting out back. Also the natural gas flat cars are here OOS. Lots of power... (more)
Led by a pair of P30CHs, a Chicago-bound Amtrak train is seen passing the rear end of an ICG freight as well as the Homewood passenger station platforms. Tom Golden photo.
IC 8081 leads a northbound freight into Markham Yard at Homewood, IL. The front brakeman gives a wave as the train rolls by.
A northbound Illinois Central Gulf freight eases off the mainline into Markham Yard, adjacent to the Homewood, IL, station. GP38-2 9622 heads up a mixed string of four-axle and six-axle EMDs in tw... (more)
An Illinois Central Gulf coal train headed up by SD20 2028 pauses at Homewood, IL, while the crew of a Sperry car inspects the adjoining track. ICG 2028 was a hybrid unit that had been rebuilt fro... (more)
EJ&E 669 and GTW 4909 make for a great lash-up as they lead L515 under the Illinois Central era signal bridge in Homewood.
A race of turtles is occurring as IL 8075 gets its freight underway while Indiana Harbor Belt delivers a transfer of coal cars powered by SW1500 9205 and an older SW. Both trains are southbound al... (more)
A Saturday mid-day commuter run leaves Homewood, IL heading south after its station stop. Passengers on the left await a northbound counterpart on the former IC mainline to New Orleans out of Chic... (more)
CN power rests in Homewood, IL.
CN SD60 5461 rests in Homewood yard.
CN train M371 departs Markham Yard with an IC SD70 in charge.
IC SD70 1027 passes by Homewood Tower as it begins assembling M371's train.