A rare bird
CP 4522 started out as UP 9003 a GP40X, now rebuilt by NRE as a GP38-2 and kept her flared radiators! Her and her Canadian sister shove back an empty rail train down the Waterloo ... (more)
CP Engineer Todd Cantrell gives a friendly wave from his cab of the ex-UP GP40X rebuilt for the CP into a GP38 type locomotive. I've known Todd from the time I worked for the CP but being retired ... (more)
I just spent 20 minutes standing out on my front porch listening to the CP 4522 and an Engineer with a great touch on the whistle valve coming up along side the mighty Mississippi River from East ... (more)
CP 4522, a rebuild former GP40X, switches the east end of Bensenville yard.
One of CP's rebuilt GP40Xs leads the H55 wayfreight from Glenwood to Brooten for a little work.
A former UP GP40X wound up being rebuilt into a GP38-2. Here it is along with another rebuild, a GP20C, on a local heading west past tower B17.
A great place to watch trains, the Metra station at Mannheim Road.
A rebuilt former GP40X at Franklin Park.
CP GP38-2 4522 (ex-GP40X) and SOO GP38-2 4410 spend the early morning waiting for their next crews.