A four pack of IC EMDs scream through South Mt. Iron Minnesota with a load of fresh ore pellets from Mintac bound for Two Harbors.
Leading the pack is an SD40-3 still sporting its Black IC Dea... (more)
A trio of IC SD70s lead CN L536 south at 41st Street in Chicago.
IC 2465 & CN 9454 lead a 40-car CN 324 eastbound, on its way to St. Albans, Vermont.
A pair of IC GP40Rs lead CN L504 south through Waukesha.
A pair of IC GP40Rs head light north through Waukesha to go pick up L504's train.
All alone in the weeds. It's a sad ending for Illinois Central SW14 #1450 as it lives out its final days at the National Railway Equipment facility in Dixmoor, IL. It was built new for the IC in 1... (more)
K9 Kody passed away not too long ago, and to commemorate his name, it was added to the Police K9 Dog Memorial. Back to the 28th, a pair of Illinois Central SD70s take the daily L509 down the River... (more)
IC #1025 is moments away from slamming the UP/DREI (ex-C&EI/B&O) diamonds in Tuscola, Illinois with the southbound A408 for Centralia.
Here CN A488 is seen passing through Lucedale, MS with IC 1005 on old home track on the now CN Beaumont Sub.
IC SD70 1033 leads L537 west out of Kirk Yard.
The Byron Hill helpers are seen completing another assist up Byron Hill with an IC / BLE duo today.
Here, CN local L543 is seen interchanging with the Mississippi Export RR in Evanston, MS with an ex-IC and ex-GTW for power tonight.
IC SD70 1021 heads west through Merrillville, splitting the old GTW g-heads with A491. It's getting rare to find a IC SD70 leading a train outside of local service.
It's a warm and very humid morning in Central Illinois on this Memorial Day. After leaving the house early to drive south towards Mattoon, I came across the train just south of Mattoon and had to ... (more)