CN L572 is pulling into Oakwood Yard with a string of interchange cars. This job operates on former Detroit Toledo and Ironton rails from Flat Rock.
In the cavernous confines of Canadian National's Woodcrest Shops, Illinois Central SD70 1017 blends in with the interior darkness of the truck and traction motor department. Built by EMD in Octob... (more)
IC SD70 1017 holds in Park Forest with CN L515.
CN L528 switches out some industries off of Van Dyke road with an IC SD70
The first train of today was CN A408, led by IC 1017 and 1037 (CN paint). The other 2 of 4 total trains I saw today had IC leaders as well, making CN's Chicago/Champaign Subdivisions look like the... (more)
IC SD70 1017 and a sister lead L509 through Shorewood, bound for the plants at East Morris.
A pair of IC SD70s lead CN L509 down the Illinois River Line and past the historic EJ&E depot in Plainfield.
With the temperature of 12 or so degrees, the CN L509 heads southbound through Plainfield on its trip down to switch industries in Morris Illinois.
A Mid-American Christmas As the clouds break away on this Christmas Evening, the last bit of sunlight shine on the Old Death Star and a pair of "Canadian power" especially the ra... (more)
Train 42A basks in the golden late evening light as it is tied down for the Christmas holiday weekend shutdown. This sunlight only lasted about 2 minutes as the sun found a small sucker hole in th... (more)
Norfolk Southern Grain Train 42A is seen here stopped in Attalla, AL. Waiting for a Train ahead of them to get out of the way where they can continue South for Mobile, AL. with IC SD70 #1017 leadi... (more)
NS 42A is tied down at Hixson, TN with an incredible consist from the CN for the Christmas holiday.
Train 42A sits tied down for the holiday weekend in Hixson, Tn with a pretty rare Illinois Central SD70 leading.
A Mid-American Christmas The clock is ticking, and now the Mobile, AL bound NS 42A is officially plan out of Chattanooga as of 4pm this evening, but yet no crew has been called to t... (more)
A Mid-American Christmas As the light rain begins to fall NS 42A is stop, and tied down on the main 1 track for the next few days on the CNO&TP 2nd District with an neat surprise at... (more)