An afternoon Metra commuter heads out of downtown Chicago behind an F40 with the city skyline standing tall in the background.
It's a busy morning at the Belt Railway of Chicago's Clearing Yard as a local heads down the yard lead with an MP15, an RC job with a GP works one of the yards, and NS and UP power await their nex... (more)
The afternoon rush is just beginning as Metra F40 124 shoves an inbound commuter train towards downtown passing under the PRR signal bridge at CP Morgan.
A pair of SD40E helpers shove hard on the rear of loaded corn train 40T to assist it over the grade in Cresson on the Pittsburgh Line.
Norfolk Southern SD80MAC 7216 cruises down the main after getting the green at the Swains CP as it leads manifest freight 309 westbound towards Buffalo.
Amtrak's eastbound Lakeshore Limited has just cleared Chili Junction at CP 382 and speeds towards its station stop in Rochester, just a few minutes away.
A pair of Norfolk Southern SD40E's run down grade after assisting an eastbound over the Alleghenies and are about to pass under the PRR signals just outside Cresson.
A solo CSX SD30C-ECO makes a light power move on the Barr Sub near the Dolton Junction after bringing cars to serve a customer.
A Belt Railway of Chicago MP15 pulls three cars down towards Hayford Junction as a CP lead manifest freight gets under way on an adjacent track out of Clearing Yard.
After clearing a work zone, the Rochester & Southern GW-1 accelerates back up to track speed as they head south, passing by a small retaining wall at the Morgan Road crossing.
Recent tree clearing for a power line project has really opened up the right of way along the Rochester& Southern mainline looking towards the CSX West Shore bridge. WCOR 3346 is leading GW-1 as i... (more)
An SD80MAC is on the point of NS train 309 as it comes out of the Canisteo River Valley and heads towards Buffalo on the Southern Tier Line.
MOW crews are finishing up for the day after installing a new switching on the yard lead at Goodman Street Yard in Rochester as westbound intermodal Q007 speeds by on the mainline.
WCOR 3346 is on the point of the Rochester & Southern's GW-1 as it pulls empty salt hoppers and gets ready to depart south out of Brooks Ave Yard.
A pair of CSX GE's make their way pas the Belt Railway of Chicago's Clearing Yard and head towards the Bedford Park intermodal terminal to put together and eastbound train.