Amtrak 5 rounds the bend at Yarmony on the UP Moffat Tunnel Sub.
A KCS leader rounds the bend with an empty tanker.
A southbound sand train with a CN on the point rolls past the Arconic (former Alcoa) Aluminum Plant.
An westbound CN train pops out of the tunnel with CSXT 386 at the point. Crossing over the BNSF Aurora Sub and then the mighty Mississippi into Iowa.
A UP eastbound breaks through the blinding sunset on its way to Chicago!
After unloading, the rail train heads west to reload.
A Z train hauls around the curve paralleling the Rock River with a new GE on the point
A UP Z train passes the signals at MP 17.6
After a busy day on the UP transcon, UP 2747 emerges from the sunset eastbound to end a good day.
A UP westbound on the Transcon passes through an old trestle bridge just west of Calamus, IA
A BNSF intermodal booking at full speed westbound.
A High Ballin westbound stacker comes out of Galesburg with BNSF 8450 on the point.
BNSF 9215 leads an empty coal train crossing over to head onto the Ottumwa Sub.
"For his unwavering commitment to safety, this locomotive is dedicated in honor of John W. Givens, Foreman General, North Little Rock, Arkansas. J.C. Kenefick Safety Award Winner 1996."
IAIS 502 & 505 bring CBBI into Silvis Yard on a bright August morning.