With EJE 669 and IC 1024 providing the power, L521 slows to a stop at Western Avenue in Park Forest. The 669 is usually confined to the limits of Kirk Yard, but it got an opportunity to stretch it... (more)
This is about as good as it gets on CN these days, at least around Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana. A pair of EJ&E SD38-2's find the sun as they shove a massive cut of cars into Kirk Yard. No CN... (more)
EJ&E 669 and GTW 4909 make for a great lash-up as they lead L515 under the Illinois Central era signal bridge in Homewood.
A CN yard job pulls out of Markham Yard for head room with a classic EJ&E SD38-2 on the point. I traveled from Windsor, Ontario and shooting an EJE was one of the things I had on my check list and... (more)
A pair of J SD38-2s shove over the Kankakee River bridge near downtown Kankakee.
EJE 669 leads a pull out job solo out of Markham Yard under the IC signal bridge
A CN yard job with an untouched EJE SD38-2 shoves a cut of cars back into Markham Yard. They pulled up under the old IC signal bridge for headroom. This was my first trip to Illinois and in one da... (more)
EJ&E SD38-2 669 sits in the south yard in Joliet.
EJ&E SD38-2 669 leads a cut of cars west into Pine Yard for interchange with the NS.
In nice lighting, EJ&E 669 looks right at home in the south yard in Joliet, performing switching duties.
EJ&E 669 holds in Lemont with the oil local, about to switch at KA Steel.
EJ&E SD38-2 669 switches the south yard in Joliet.
EJ&E 669 rolls east past the ArcelorMital plant in East Chicago, IN, just outside of a Norfolk Southern stack train's shadows.
EJE 669 and IC 1497 takes a rest while waiting for a crew to work the NS interchange yard. Only 2-3 IC SW14's remains on the CN roster and the days are numbered. Catch them while you can...