An outbound express train leaves the city and skips the Irving Park stop. You can see the top of the Hancock Building just above the train.
FM road switcher 542 was one of two H12-44TS equipped with steam generators and assigned to switch ATSF passenger cars and trains at Chicago’s Dearborn Station, as it was doing on May 16, 1967. N... (more)
Of all the train pictures I've taken, this has to show the most trash.
The track crossing is the B&OCT. Note the "control" shanty with its signals.
Various equipment types chillin.
The Lake Shore Limited consist pulls up through the yard between other equipment.
A Metra backs into the north side of Chicago Union Station on a Saturday evening as an L train flies over the Chicago River on Lake Street. Though cold, it was a great night hanging out with more)
When Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (South Shore Line) was short of cars, a Metra train was borrowed. On weekdays it came in from Michigan City in the morning and went back in ... (more)
A morning inbound on Illinois Central tracks. Car 4 was built by Pullman in 1926.
These new cars were purchased by the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD). They were built by Nippon Sharyo in 1982.
We're near the headend of the Chessie Safety Express as the C&O 614 heads for Garrett,IN.. An IC transfer passes over the hind end of the safety special on the southeast side of Chicago.
"Devil in the White City"
GTW #4927 sits among P42s in Amtrak's maintenance facility in front of the Chicago skyline. Also making a hidden appearance is Amtrak #184, the phase IV herit... (more)