CSX Q594 gets up and out of Tuscola's hill with 2 ex-NS leasers and a CSX Mother and Slug set as a plane soars high in the sky overhead.
The MBUMHS sand train slows down to round the curve just outside of Tuscola with 3 old GE's leading it elephant style.
The PSLBU2, which is a passenger special from St. Louis to Wisconsin, gains speed after it crew changed at Villa Grove. This train was supposed to have the 6936 Centennial leading, but UP decided ... (more)
MPIPBJ flies south through Block at track speed. This train interchanged off the NS at Sidney, and was train 15E on the NS.
CN M396 passes the old grain elevator in Hayes, IL with a nice looking SD70M-2 on the point.
A CSX AC6000CW leads the MCHPB south into Villa Grove.
The MYCAS blasts through the countryside just northeast of Tuscola, IL. The MYCAS has a colorful consist today, consisting of BNSF 4717, and KCS 3920.
The MPRPB arrives into town with an old C40-8W leader sporting a nice K5H.
NS 14E blasts through "Martin" with six engines, the last two being dead in tow.
NS 255 is led by a Canadian leader. The leader sports the "Dual Flag" scheme and it is one of my favorite schemes on the AC4400CWs.
A CEFX SD60 and KCS de Mexico AC4400CW lead the E-CGLBTM west around Houlihan's Curve just west of Chillicothe.
The MPRAS-03 arrives into Villa Grove with a colorful consist, consisting of a UP SD70M, 2 NS Widecab GEs, and a TFM SD70MAC. The TFM SD70MAC is not common around here. I'm glad I went down to get... (more)