CN train L572 (Flat Rock, MI - Detriot, MI turn) works its way southbound on the ex DT&I "Arch Line" with a pair of ex Illinois Central SD70s for power. These arches were constructed in ... (more)
A good collection of power congregates at Joliet Yard on April Fools day 2021 including sequential numbered IC SD70's: IC 1026, 1027, & 1028.
IC 1028 leads the L509 at County Line Road in a scene that lacks very much color but spring is here and that should change soon.
IC 1003 works the south end of Joliet Yard on a nice early fall day.
Late season snowfall blankets the ground but has already begun to melt in the sun as CN U702 cruises south through Conneautville, Pennsylvania on the Bessemer Sub. An all black consist of three IC... (more)
Darth Vader Curves. Illinois Central/Canadian National Railway Company1021 (SD70, EMD) leads a lengthy manifest train through the interlocking approaching Champaign Yard in Champaign, Illin... (more)
The L509 with a pair of IC SD70's has just completed its pickup at Motive Power Resources in Minnooka. OMNX 2 an EMD SW1200 will tag along to Morris and then back to Joliet Yard. From there its of... (more)
It's around 7 months later (July 2020) and the IC 1033 and 1026 are back running on the L509 on this sunny winter day.
IC 1038 leads the L536 through Matteson as it begins to depart the Mainline of Mid-America on their trip to Kirk Yard.
On the morning of May 6, 1990, a northbound Illinois Central freight is held on Track 1 at Manteno, Illinois, to let Amtrak’s train 58, the City of New Orleans, pass by on its rapid trip north to ... (more)
Illinois Central E8 4028 leads an A-B-A set on a passenger train departing Central Station in Chicago, Illinois in the 1960s. R. T. Steinbrenner Photo
The first train since one of the biggest snows of the 2020-2021 winter season plows through a snow bank piled up on the tracks from the plows clearing the roads.
An ore train with a deathstar in the lead awaits a crew to head north out of Proctor Yard.
A couple of IC SD70's stand by for the next assignment in Joliet Yard.
CN L515 is working at Nolan Distribution with a repainted Illinois Central GP40R.