Chicago to Portland priority shipping heads westbound through Oregon.
Illinois Railnet lettered B23's 6 and 7 idle away on this brisk February afternoon.
With very tight spots of sun in this 30' rock cut, the leader of this BNSF Z-train is brilliantly illuminated as its rolls west.
Railnet 7 switches cars out of the BNSF Oregon, IL yard
Illinois Railway's power returns to Oregon after a day of switching.
Belching black smoke into the sky IR 6&7 hustle to move a cut of cars off the Rock River Bridge and into the Mt. Morris Branch.
A westbound Z-train zipps across the Rock River bribge as the Sun calls it a day.
Illinois Railway's two original B23-7s work between Oregon Yard and the Silica plant west of town. What a surprise it was to us when we saw the train, as we thought a BNSF stacker was comming.
ex-BN 9243 blows by the CB&Q searchlights in Oregon after crossing the Rock River.
A former ATSF unit leads a westbound across the Rock River bridge.
478's power sits at the west end of the small yard in Oregon
BN 7894 and a GP50 head West with stacks in a driving snow
BNSF 4836 heads into Oregon after passing over the Rock River.
BNSF 4836 comming into Oregon.