As the clouds start to break away a bit, a BN SD40, with an H4 SD40-2B & H1 SD40, shuttle to the other side of Galesburg Yard, Passing a Warbonnet B40-8W, a Smurf GP38, and a BN SD60M.
The day has come for the Big Boy to head west for Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Here it is ducking under Ex-C&NW Searchlights.
40 Years Young...
We take a trip back to the 1980s, as a trio of former BN EMDs cruise around the Lemont Curve with 105 in tow.
Truly a sight to see in 2020.
Metra’s new Chicago Burlington & Quincy commemorative locomotive is seen here pulling into Naperville for a station stop on a freezing winter night.
On a warm Spring afternoon, UP #7443, a GEVO repainted with Letters instead of Flags, Crawls to a stop right outside of the Metra Station.
A Z-Train flies by some factories as it heads for the west coast.
The Worlds Largest Steam Locomotive, Union Pacific #X-4014 4-8-8-4 Locomotive, coasts through Wheaton, IL on its Midwestern Race.
The first of three hot Zs, shoot west out of cicero. Heres Z-CHCPTL ducking under a bridge in Lisle, IL.
Another look at the new CB&Q Commemorative Locomotive as it hauls a large 12 car set into Naperville.
With the Quincy Wye out of service due to a derailment, Amtrak Midwest BNSF trains need 2 engines instead of the normal one. So on this nights train, an Amtrak Dash-8 takes charge as it crawls int... (more)
A very windy afternoon, a 6 pack of EMDs fly over the Des Plaines River with the 105 local.
Warm Weather sweeps Chicagoland, and we take a trip to Naperville, IL where our first train is a Duo if Metra PHM Rebuilds!
A pair of Aces fly under the Ex-C&NW Searchlights & Coaling Tower in Nelson.
While waiting for the historic run of UPs 4014... 2 AHs sandwich an AC44 on the westbound M-PRCB in Wheaton, IL.
The sun lowers twords the horizon, as L-CHI105 with a Warbonnet duo race a Z-Train with a trailing Fakebonnet.