With greens till Gilman, CNs A407 job ducks under the town of Paxton with a pair of IC SD70s right at home. Paxton is the only town on the Chicago sub that features zero crossings in the downtown ... (more)
What was once a grand interlocking system, controlled by a manned tower, has now dwindled down to an abandoned relic aside a grain elevator. Nice to see snapshots of the old IC still standing tall... (more)
After getting fooled by a different northbound an hour beforehand, CNs A407 job rips through the small town of Ludlow, IL, a half hour north of Champaign, IL. Each small town along the IC has some... (more)
On the evening of Mothers Day, CNs A407 job breaks the calm silence of Chebanse, IL, to which, they’ll decelerate into the tiny yard in Otto. Big fan of the small town feel beneath the gazebo asid... (more)
IC 1038 leads L536 south out of Downtown Chicago on the CN Joliet Sub
IC 1038 leads the L536 through Matteson as it begins to depart the Mainline of Mid-America on their trip to Kirk Yard.
A pair of Illinois Central SD70s lead TRRA Madison Yard to Centralia, IL local L548. Weather delays and getting through the maze of rail junctions in East St. Louis, IL have outlawed the crew less... (more)
A trio of "death star" SD70s have been common power on CN/BLE taconite trains running between Conneaut, Ohio and Pittsburgh, PA. The trio wastes little time getting the train underway as... (more)
Another day, another pair of IC SD70's on the L509, this time IC 1038 is leading the pack.
Illinois Central SD70 No. 1038 and company begin to notch up as they get to work pulling a heavy loaded ore train out of the P&C Docks in Conneaut, Ohio during a light snowfall.
With nearly 30 cars, the first Southbound rolls through the old KO Jct. at CP Sandy where they will take the Greenville Sub towards Shenango yard
Illinois Central 1038 Hammers South with approximately 90 loads of ore.
A late afternoon Bessemer empty ore train heads north after at meet at CP Sandy. Locomotives:IC 1038 SD70IC 1034 SD70IC 1018 SD70