UP 2654 leads ZG2OA west into the setting sun as they pass Union Pacific's Global 3 intermodal facility.
A rather interesting coal train considering there are usually only two units up front, with a DPU on the tail end and all the units usually being AC4400CW's. This one however consists of a UP SD70... (more)
With the sun coming out just at the right time, UP 1996 leads MNPPR east just outside of Union Pacific's Global 3 Intermodal Facility in Rochelle, IL along the UP Geneva Sub.
BN Tigerstripe GP50 #3125 leads an A-B-A consist thru Rochelle, IL in September of 1985. This was pre-RR park days and everyone just hung out by the diamonds!
Local power in Rochelle, GP10 and GP30.
A four-pack of CSX locomotives, led by AC4400CW #279, leads an eastbound BNSF manifest past the Rochelle Railroad Park on a chilly November morning.
BN 2938 on an eastbound freight heads into Rochelle, IL at dusk making for the final shot of a snowless December day in northern Illlinois. The BNSF is just over 3 months old, but looks like the ... (more)
BNSF 5141 leads a intermodal west under the since-fallen Q signal bridge and its replacement west of the diamonds in Rochelle.
The CNW-BN diamond is dominated for a few minutes by BN with westbound BN 7218 meeting an eastbound stack train in downtown Rochelle. Meantime, BN 1977 and its caboose have finished some switching... (more)
The daily Elkhart, Indiana to Northtown Yard(Minneapolis, MN) manifest heads passed the Railroad Park.
Westbound coal empties head passed the Park.
DPUs on a westbound stack train duck under the signal bridge at Rochelle.
A scene to never be repeated, UP 8495 leads a westbound empty coal drag under the now gone C&NW signal bridge. Also behind the SD70ACe is SP 343, which was repainted at Jenks not to long ago.
The Sterling Job passes the pull-down at the west end of Global 3.
UP 6748 leads a stack train under a since-removed CNW signal bridge in Rochelle.