On a beautiful evening along the Allegheny River, a trio of IC's lead ore loads across the massive bridge as they close in on the yard at North Bessemer.
Ore loads head south to North Bessemer as IC 1028 passes the B&LE searchlights at Keisters on the CN Bessemer Sub.
IC 1028 leads southbound Bessemer ore loads through RX at Albion PA
After finishing their work at the P&C dock in Conneaut, Ohio, the trio of IC SD70s on the point of CN train U70261 pause next to Conneaut Creek as the conductor gets a lift to the head-end.
2 IC SD70s and a CN SD60 lead taconite loads south at KO.
The usual 2 IC SD70s and a CN SD60 lead taconite loads south towards North Bessemer.
IC 1028 leads a southbound on the ex-EJ&E.
L521 heads north through Joliet, about to pass under I-55 with a solo Illinois Central SD70 in charge.
IC 1028 gets the assignment to lead the assault on Byron Hill this afternoon. Unfortunately the unit is riddled with problems after sitting for months of no duty, but the climb up the hill is, fo... (more)
IC 1028 leads L589 across the former Milwaukee Road bridge spanning the Wisconsin River at Lake Du Bay.
A nice leader on the empty grain train. I miss the days when the IC SD70s dominated the railroad through Illinois and Iowa.
I just love this location for photograhs!
Empty grain train heads west over the hilly terrain of Iowa. The steam from the Big River Resources LLC ethanol plant west of Dyersville can be seen filling the sky behind the lead locomotive.