Brick Kick goes about its switching at Eola.
Quite the lash-up heads west through Downers Grove, on the M BRCKCK. A former ATSF SD40-2 leads the way, followed by a Ferromex GEVO and a CEFX SD90MAC.
The Clinton/Galesburg train heads through the reverse curves that are now the interlocking at Colona. The diamonds were replaced by a set of crossover switches that necessitated the S-curve setup.
A nice leader leads the 102 local through Lockport.
A Santa Fe Bluebonnet, #6763, is in charge of the L CHI102 today, as it highballs through the small town of Ancona, IL., along BNSF's Chillicothe Subdivision.
Santa Fe 6763 leads BN 2750 and BNSF 504 west through Coal City, IL., bound for Galesburg. This was sweet!
The Galesburg local hurries back home leaving the Green River Valley starting up Warner Hill. The double headed search-light signal and the this entire locomotive consist may soon be a thing of th... (more)
High Priority Merchandise Train from Northtown, MN - Memphis, TN. (Canon EOS20D, 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM)
BNSF 6763 is part of a helper pair heading back to base.