EJ&E SD38-2 671 is just out of CTC East Normantown as it heads east through Plainfield.
EJ&E 666 and 664 roll east through Plainfield with a manifest.
EJ&E 667 rolls past the relocated EJ&E Depot in Plainfield IL. Built in 1885 the depot served both freight and passengers.
Five engines (three J SD38-2's and two of the three leased HLCX units) head light, eastbound towards the Joliet Yard.
EJ&E caboose 539 brings up the rear of JSW2. The train is approaching Spring Switch IRL, where it will hop onto the Western Subdivision, for the run east to Joliet. Today's JSW2 had the Mark Twain... (more)
EJ&E 659 and 675 open it up as they head back for Joliet, shortly after coming off of the Illinois River Line at Spring Switch.
EJ&E 663 and EJ&E 673 highball through Plainfield on a beautiful Thanksgiving 2006!
UP 6996 leads an eastbound loaded coal train through Plainfield, casting its reflection in a side puddle.
EJ&E SD38-2's 667 and 675 are at full throttle and the Leslie is perfect, as they highball through Plainfield, heading for the yard in Joliet. There's nothing like seeing an EJ&E on a beautiful Su... (more)
EJ&E SD38-2s 668 and 656 get under way with JSW1 as they approach Plainfield. The wind chill in Plainfield was well below zero this day, brrr!
EJ&E SD38-2s 668 and 656 lead JSW1 through Plainfield on a very cold day, doing its loop around downtown Plainfield to get from the Western Sub from the Illinois River line. The train had a caboos... (more)
EJ&E Crane 245, labeled "Ohio" sits in the siding, complete with an EJ&E Caboose.
An EJ&E Crane 245 labeled "Ohio" sits on the siding with two cars and an EJ&E Caboose 195 wearing the E.J.&E. RY Outer Belt logo.
EJ&E Caboose 195 sits on the siding wearing the E.J.&E. RY Outer Belt logo.
Southbound loaded coal train, picked up at the BN's Eola Yard, is seen here near Renwick Road in Plainfield Illinois.