Three IC SD70's and one dead SW1200 makes up the consist for the L536 on this August Summer day as they travel down the Mainline of Mid-America en-route to Kirk Yard.
Led by an L-window Geep, an ICG freight heads north past one of the leads into the Woodcrest Locomotive Shop which was electrified when the IC handled Chicago commuter operations. Tom Golden phot... (more)
Back before 2018 you could expect just about anything CN had to offer on L515, the Kirk to Homewood transfer. This day was no different as IC 3108 leads 2 SD40's and a GT geep. Here the L515 ducks... (more)
CN has been putting together some really neat lash-ups lately. Here, as the shadows grow long on a late summer evening, we see L515 preparing to shove into Markham Yard with IC 1036, IC 1027, IC 9... (more)
A monster consist leads the L515 southbound out of Markham Yard en-route to Gary Indiana.
In this bird's eye view of CN's Markham Yard, we see a pair of EJ&E SD38-2's reversing into the yard to tie up for a few hours. On T-Fare 3, a GTW GP9R and a CN GP40-2LW await a new crew with a st... (more)
A well worn EJE 661 rests after being put to work on a cut of auto racks in Markham Yard.
Now that the auto industry has started operations back up since the industry paused operations in the spring as a result of the pandemic, business in turns also increases for the railroads. CN 384... (more)
A pair of EJ&E SD38-2's are now tied down after working a cut of auto racks at the CN yard in south suburban Homewood.
A pair of IHB NW2s is seen doubling up a NORX coal train outside of Burnham Yard. Tom Golden photo.
A four-pack of ICG EMDs bring a manifest freight north into Markham Yard. Tom Golden photo.
A string of ICG EMDs await their next assignment at Markham Yard. Tom Golden photo.
A trio of ICG rebuilds is seen outside of the Woodcrest Shop's wash rack. Tom Golden photo.
Following the IC 1003, IC 1033 comes out of the yard to begin its trip down the Mainline of Mid-America.
ICG EMD SD20 2008 and GM&O SD40 902 at Homewood, Illinois. A Mike Bledsoe Photo.