Rondout Tower operator hands off orders via hoop in the rain to a Canadian Pacific freight heading south into Chicago.
The fearsome countenance of a METRA MP36PH-3S unit faces the camera as it grooves a crossover at Rondout with a northbound off-peak train. One must develop an acquired taste for the looks of these... (more)
"Roaring Through Rondout" Well...this scene isn't exactly reminiscent of Gil Reid's famous painting of a Class A Atlantic pulling the southbound Hiawatha (this train is northbound), but the locati... (more)
The power from the 21 train rides the CP/Metra main while wyeing at Rondout.
Metra joins the CP C&M Sub in Rondout as it comes off of the CP Fox Lake Sub with another sunday inbound.
The CN influence already in place, BLE hoppers, new whistle posts, a three man crew and those horns...
#336 shoots through Rondout at track speed.
Classic power at a classic location. The Rondout tower operator gives a roll-by inspection to the passing 276.
Sporting its class lights, SOO 6024 leads a trio of SD40-2's through Rondout on 276, running right on the heels of 282.
273 blasts through Rondout on the late afternoon light.
Amtrak 90200 highballs north through Rondout, crossing the diamond and passing Rondout Tower. In a few seconds, the train will cross Route 176 (Rockland Road).
Another Metra passenger train thunders across the diamond past Rondout Tower north towards Fox Lake. Panned hand held at 1/10th.
CP 182's pair of Soo Line SD60's are in run 8, passing Rondout Tower and clanking across the diamond.
Like clockwork, the 182 highballs Rondout with a Soo Line SD60 in the lead.
A tasty quartet of blue and gold SD40's lead 276 by Rondout Tower.