Finger Lakes Railway's GS-2 rolls through the countryside after departing Auburn and heading towards Solvay with a pair of GP38-2's in a NYC inspired paint scheme.
CN 2905 is on the point of L503 as they build their train at the Belt Railway of Chicago's Clearing Yard. A few BRC switch jobs can be spotted in the background.
Amtrak power shuffles around the yard in downtown Chicago at the 18th Street Shops. The set of P42's on the left would power tonight's Lakeshore Limited out of Chicago.
A pair of Illinois Central SD70's lead CN L536 down former IC trackage in Chicago, passing under catenary supports for Metra's Electric District.
An Arcelor Mittal SW1500 moves around the Indiana Harbor Plant after shoving a train of steel slab cars back into one of the buildings.
A pair of CN C40-8's lead raw iron ore train U730 as they come off the Missabe Sub on to the lead into the Fairlane Taconite Processing Plant.
A Progressive Rail GP7U works the Chicago Junction Railroad, serving the industrial park near O'Hare Airport in Chicago, Illinois.
Iowa Interstate QJ 2-10-2 6988 leads an excursion back towards Mitchellville, Iowa after making a run to Altoona. The crew puts on a good show as the train flies around the bend.
Iowa Interstate 516 is on the point of an ethanol train as it waits to come off the IHB and head towards homerails. Meanwhile, a BNSF auto train waits at the signal to proceed through Blue Island ... (more)
A CSX GP38-2 and John Deere front loader sit side by side at CSX's Goodman Street Yard. The loader was being used to dump ballast on a newly installed switch on the yard lead.
A Metra F40 wearing the newest scheme shoves an inbound commuter train under the signal bridge at CP Morgan as it heads towards Union Station during the afternoon rush.
Two loaded taconite trains are at the lead into Proctor Yard on a sunny March morning. IC 6252 in death star paint is in the lead of one as it pulls into the yard while the other waits.
Golden hour sun shines on an Illinois Central death star SD70 on the point of CN L537 as it gets on the move at Metra's 18th Street Tower, passing by an IC signal.
Two Belt Railway of Chicago jobs work one of the Clearing Yard hump bowls. BRC 237 is pulling a cut of cars out of the yard as 560 waits to shove in.
A CN SD40-2W leads U714 through the North Fairlane control point on the Missabe Sub with a train of empty side dump cars to be loaded in Duluth.