UP "M ASPR" (Gateway Yard to Proviso) approaching Reservior Road in Peoria.
This is not the head-end of the train, but pushers called upon to push a Gateway Yard to Proviso train up the 1% grade of Radnor Hill out of the Illinois River valley. Two locomotives, which are ... (more)
A pair of UP 40-2s lead some less thrilling power toward Dixon as they near the end of their trip to the Windy City.
3 C 40-8s take a train North
CNW 8575 will not finish this trip under its own power. She has a fan failure a few ours later. Patched a few months later.
One of only a handful of Snoots that can lead on the Geneva sub picks up speed, heading east across the Illinois plains, approaching Ashton. Elevation provided by a friend's van.
Yarding a train
UP 3300 leads East on the West Line.
UP 9089, ex CNW 8577, pauses awaiting for permission from the DS to proceed Eastward toward "Randall Rd.".