Ex-Milwaukee Road Diesel House on Green Rd in Bensenville,IL..
Hang Time - CP trains 280 and 276 get hooked by an Alaska Air 737, on approach to Ohare...It's going to be a while before these CP hotshots land at their final terminal, only a mile behind me.
On the Milwaukee Road B-Vill ready track.....a blast from the past with the rear of a Buick I wish I'd photographed.
SOO 6044 is awaiting a fresh crew as a Qatar Airways jet prepares to land at O'Hare International Airport.
A pair of CP GP9's sit in the west diesel pit.
Five CP GP9's trail a pair of UP units at the west diesel pit of Bensenville Yard. I'm not sure what the story is behind the GP9's, but perhaps they're being sent out for conversion into ECO units... (more)
A 632 ethanol train heads east by Tower B17 with a classic pair of Soo Line SD60's.
This C-Liner B unit has been shoved off the end of a spur and left to rot!
CP 9359 (298) and KCS 4685 (486) await recrews on a bitter cold afternoon in Bensenville.
CP 486 with KCS power hold at Irving Park Road next to CP 298 with normal CP power. 486 would go no further than here for a bit due to issues with the lead unit, and 298's crew ran out of time her... (more)
IC SD70 1032 waits at Bensenville yard with a manifest train. These two units would later go out on a G35 to Spaulding.
A frozen SOO SD60 has received the signal from CP Tower 17 and begins its short trip to the BRC and ultimately, NS' Calumet Yard.