With almost all of America in chaos, one finds peace with a Historic Relic, in BNSF 3167, a Bluebonnet GP50, leading a train over the Des Plaines River on a warm, near 100F degree, afternoon.
Something that will probably never happen again... a CN Canadian Cab Dash 9 leads an NS Dash 9 on a detoured BNSF Coal Train through Naperville, IL.
One of Three active H2 SD60Ms lead the 457 job through Lisle with a former BN SD40 in tow. Nice to find this racing an outbound Metra.
A Metra Deadhead races through Lisle’s Metra Station in Downtown with a rebuilt PHM for power.
A former BN SD60M leads a trio of GPs through Romeoville with 105, after stopping outside Willow Springs for a Z train.
A pair of EMDs, an IC Deathstar SD70 & CN SD75I, lead 509 on 5/09
Still in Santa Fe Blue & Yellow, BNSF 1614 takes charge of CHIGAL as it cruises out of Lemont, and into Romeoville.
After a couple of years out of service, 42 finally hits the rails again, leading the Southwest Chief on Amtrak’s 49th Anniversary.
On the first of May, a former Amtrak F59PHI, new to the UP Metra Lines, rounds the bend in Wheaton, IL with a rush set.
As a 600 axle manifest flies north, an IC repaint works Industries off of Van Dyke Road.
Amit the CoronaVirus Outbreak, outdoor activities grind to a halt across the globe. On a Gorgeous Spring morning, Essential Railroad workers take L509 down the River Line with a pair of Illinois C... (more)
211 trails a rebuilt PHM on an outbound set into LaGrange.
A pair of, now stored, warbonnet -9s glide passed Cico Road with a summer 105 in tow.
An autorack with a pair of GEs ducks through the Chicago Sanitary District Truss
An average Z-Train, bound for the west coast, glides through the truss over the Chicago Sanitary District.