An up close and personal view of the NS/CN diamond at Tolono. Is this in horrible conditon or is it just me? Just imagine an NS train slamming through here at a shocking 50 MPH.
NS 6651 rolls westbound through Tolono. Shortly after taking this, I was detained by the police, questioned, and had a background check done for taking pictures of trains.
A CN local with UP and IC power heads south after picking up cars from the NS in Tolono.
CN 5449 switches out the grain elevator at Tolono.
NS 2619 passes CN 5449. In a period of 10 minutes, 4 trains were seen here. I love it when that happens!
A BNSF / UP combo is on the head end of a vehicle train waiting for a signal to head west.
CN 2709 is just about ready to pull away from the elevator at Tolono.
After picking up some cars from the CN in Tolono, this NS local picks up speed as it heads toward Danville on a snowy February afternoon.
A beautiful sunset silhouetting an idling NS unit.
CN 2709 ready to depart after switching the elevator at Tolono.
NS connecting train that connects onto CN/IC at Tolono, IL
Another BNSF unit leads this NS roadrailer West. Lots of foriegn power on the NS these days.
BNSF 5137 leads a NS train West.
This CN train heads south through Tolono, IL on the old IC.
CN2676 pulls a southbound freight at South Switch Tolono, Illinois.