3 BN green motors prepare to go tie onto their train to Chicago for the evening, as a BNSF manifest passes while entering the yard
Three former BN EMDs sit in GM yard. The Sears Tower can be seen in the background.
BNSF 3132, a former BN GP50, leads LCHI105 west at Hodgkins, IL.
It's a hot and humid August evening, and BNSF L-CHI105 is back at it again racing towards Joliet and beyond. This day, the train had a former Burlington Northern GP50 up front with a crazy Leslie ... (more)
L-CHI105, with a consist ripped straight from the 90s, blasts through Lemont, IL with a BN GP50 Leading a BN SD40-2 & Warbonnet B40-8W. Making for a legendary consist.
BNSF 3132 (BN paint GP50) leads L-CHI105 past the water tower at Ceco Steel.
A fisherman pays no attention to the heritage consist on L CHI105 today as the train crosses the Des Plaines River in Lemont.
A former BN GP50 works pulldowns in GM Yard.
A BN Cascade green GP50 waits to go to work at GM Yard. Trailing is a BNSF H3 GP39M in a GP30 carbody. Can you find the two ATSF cabooses?
A former BN GP50 reverses a local out of GM yard past the soon to fall searchlights in Hodgkins.
A Cascade green GP50 idles away with a few tankers at GM Yard.
A veteran BN GP50 switches out some tank cars at GM Yard.
A classic "whiteface" BN awaits the next assignment. *Note: This photo was taken on BNSF Railway property, with permission.
BN express commuter train ... or power from the local job returning a bad passenger car.