A pair of Southern Belles head south through the famed Blue Island Junction.
A CSX SD40-2 holds in Dolton with a westbound vehicle train.
The Oil Local switches Rowell Chemical with a Bessemer & Lake Erie SD38-2 in charge. Trailing is the EJ&E 666, which now wears CN paint.
GTW GP9R 4623 and GP38-2 5832 switch the north end of Glenn Yard on a sunny morning. The GP9R is older than the GP38-2, but is in considerably better condition!
Closing in on the destination of Glenn Yard, Wisconsin Central GP40 3018 and Elgin, Joliet & Eastern SD38-2 667 make for a pretty incredible lash-up as they lead the Argo Local through Summit.
BRC 151 heads south across the BNSF Chillicothe Sub at LeMoyne. This local usually has a Geep of some kind for power, so I was pleasantly surprised to see it operating with a switcher on this sunn... (more)
Norfolk Southern's "Honoring Our Veterans" unit makes a nice appearance this morning as it leads an extra M336 train out of Joliet.
After switching the industries in Willowbrook all night, the Y HOD302 heads home to GM Yard with a Cascade green GP50 leading the way.
It's the EMD show in Mendota as a pair of H3 Geeps make some switching moves around town. Meanwhile, Cascade green Geep 2720 sits quietly on the house track.
EJE 659 takes headroom out of Glenn Yard at 47 Crossover. More than 9 years into the CN takeover, the classic orange SD38-2's are still making daily appearances around the Chicagoland area.
A westbound windmill train departs Eola Yard with a British Columbia Railway C40-8M doing the honors.
HOD302 shoves into GM Yard with a classic pair of Santa Fe Bluebonnets.
HOD103 brings a train of reefers out of GM Yard for Cold Storage. A fresh SD75M and a veteran Warbonnet provide the power on this sunny morning.
After meeting a northbound at Peotone, CN 2878 is rolling through Bradley at track speed.
One of Will County's veteran SD20's brings in a cut of coal loads.