On a dreary late winter afternoon in Huntington Yard, an unusual unobstructed view allows us to capture much of the railroad's Huntington Locomotive Shops dead/storage line. Here, one particular e... (more)
276 rolls south down the UP's Milwaukee Subdivision, behind a duo of Iowa, Chicago & Eastern SD40-2's. After switching in Milwaukee, it was a straight shot to Bensenville.
A trio of ICE units heads south in the evening.
Who needs to hunt for Easter eggs when they can chase a colorful consist on the rails?! This mixed freight caught me by surprise as it made its way east early Easter morning. Here the duo of SD4... (more)
A trio of SD40-2's is in charge of a mixed train tied up deep within CP Rail's Bensenville Yard.
Number 3000 on RP.Net turns out to be today's 170 train as it approaches Kains siding where it will stop and change crews. The original crew had to give an engine to CP train 183 at Homer, MN on ... (more)
Another matched set of ICE blue and yellow engines is a photo opportunity I can't miss!
Regular Manifest Train from Winona - Huron crossing a new bridge put in place late last year after a flood in August took out the existing structure. I waited all day for this train to leave - th... (more)
Wrecked IC&E #6413 sits outside Mid America Car awaiting repairs. This and IC&E #6442 were wrecked together. Does anyone know when and where?
DME's daily Chicago to Huron train regains home rails as the train diverges from the UP tracks at right.
DME's daily Chicago to Huron train passes through the sleepy town of Janesville, following the former CNW "Alco Line".