Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP30 2416, a BN Cascade green GP15-1, an EMDX GP38-2 and a new logoed GP38-2 (rebuilt from a GP35) make for a colorful lash-up on this evening's CHI102!
Now about the orange air conditioner and the magnet mount antenna....
The engineer of Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP30 2408 puts the hammer down through Joliet as he leads a second Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP30 and an EMDX GP38-2 on L-CHI102.
CN 394 begins the uphill battle to Silver with a BNSF GP30M and B40-8W for power.
NS 58W grain train power.
My waiting pays off as the sun pops for the first time in a week!
With traffic ahead of him, Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP30 2408 has been restricted to 10 MPH through Lockport.
After following the 10 MPH speed restriction for miles, the engineer of Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP30 2408 prepares to put the hammer down through Joliet, and what a sound it was!
CN 394 rolls east with BNSF GP30 2460 and B40-8W 506 in charge.
BNSF GP30u 2460 and B40-8W 506 struggle to pull 394 up the grade.
CN 394 rolls thru the east end of Paris with a pair of pumpkins.
A sweet lash-up consisting of BNSF H1 GP30u 2401, Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP9u 1683 and EMDX GP38-2 752 roll through the Kankakee River backwaters with the CHI1011 local.
The first day of October brings a very nice lash-up on the westbound M-IHBKCK. Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP30 2417, BN GP39M 2804, and a Santa Fe Bluebonnet B23-7 4257 throttle up westbound through Coal... (more)