IC 3107 and GTW 5856 thunder south past the Wheeling Metra station.
On a nice afternoon, IC GP40R 3107 and GTW GP38-2 5856 are in charge of L501 as they switch out EMCO Chemical Distributors Inc in North Chicago. This portion of the old EJ&E sees this train twice ... (more)
IC 3107 leads CN L501 south through Rosemont.
Despite this previously being the Wisconsin Central's trackage, CN's L501 is no stranger to Geeps of IC and GTW heritage. However, this is the first time in years that an IC painted locomotive has... (more)
IC 3107 heads south after completing its assignments on the Waukesha and is now heading back to home base in Schiller where it will tie down for the weekend.
After waiting on cross traffic, L501 heads east across the diamonds at Rondout, passing the interlocking tower. IC 3107 and GTW 5856 both still wear their classic paint schemes and have over 90 ye... (more)
IC GP40R 3107 leads CN L501 south past the Metra depot in Wheeling.
L501 hustles south through Rosemont with a veteran Illinois Central GP40R in charge, followed by the GTW Operation Lifesaver GP38-2.
GTW 5856 and IC 3107 make for a very nice power set as L501 heads south across the old Milwaukee Road, passing Rondout Tower.
A duo of GTW GP38-2s, led by the Operation Livesaver unit, lead CN L501 south through Rosemont.
A pair of Grand Trunk Western GP38-2's, led by the Operation Lifesaver unit, close in on their destination of Schiller Park Yard with the southbound run of the L501.
L501 strolls down the CN Waukegan Sub, headed home to Schiller Park with a pair of GTW blues in charge. This portion of the old EJ&E doesn't see very much traffic. In fact, this is the only train ... (more)
After switching Leithton and Wheeling this afternoon, L501 and its pair of Grand Trunk Western GP9R's head for home at Schiller Park.
A five car L501 is on the approach to Schiller Park Yard as it approaches Balmoral Avenue with a pair of GTW GP9R's.
After a long and brutal winter, signs of Spring are here as L501 heads south through Prospect Heights with a pair of Grand Trunk Western GP9R's, both still in their classic paint.