After my time machine ride back to the late 90s, a southbound freight to Centralia rips on em’ out of Champaign. Leading the way is a nice trio of IC SD70s, numbers 1003, 1032, and 1036.
Another morning, another L509, today the repaint leads a deathstar passed the Old EJ&E Depot.
A duo of IC SD70s lead CN L509 past the historic EJ&E depot in Plainfield.
On a beautiful evening along the Allegheny River, a trio of IC's lead ore loads across the massive bridge as they close in on the yard at North Bessemer.
Ore loads head south to North Bessemer as IC 1028 passes the B&LE searchlights at Keisters on the CN Bessemer Sub.
With dynamic brakes echoing through the still night, an empty NS hopper train lights up the impressive Copper Creek trestle just after midnight on a cold Friday night.
In the cavernous confines of Canadian National's Woodcrest Shops, Illinois Central SD70 1017 blends in with the interior darkness of the truck and traction motor department. Built by EMD in Octob... (more)
Built by EMD in October 1995, Illinois Central SD70 1009 was delivered in the IC's black "Death Star" paint scheme. When Canadian National Railway purchased the IC in 1998, the roster b... (more)
IC 1010 leads CN L536 around the bend at 35th Street in downtown Chicago, Illinois.
The early morning sun rises on a plethora of stored locomotives in the West Yard.
With IC SD70s being rounded up in the coming months for rebuild into SD70ACC locomotives, we travel to Plainfield, IL for a deathstar duo before they cease to exist. Featuring an old EJ&E Depot.
A Canadian National Freight Train is seen here heading north through Rantoul, IL, with a pair of IC SD70's in charge
IC SD70 #1026 leads Canadian National Freight Train M301 north as they pass through Walls, MS.
Freighter of Canadian National Railway with EMD SD70 locomotive No.1015 Illinois Central in front moves quickly through the BNSF racetrack, originally part of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Ra... (more)
A standard cab SD70 leads H68 into Allentown Yard on a beautiful October day.