A damp evening does little to detract from the fascination of the Wells & Lake Interlocking.
With the unmistakable skyline of Chicago as a backdrop ex-GO Transit F59PH 99 makes it's way under the CP Morgan gantry with an evening commuter service to the suburbs.
Adam gets a shot of a WC train on the BRC as WC Engineer Bill Beecher Jr smiles for the camera......Adam Farence Photo.
Stopped on the BRC not far from the Clearing Yard......Adam Farence Photo.
NKP 765 leads a passenger special along the CNW. Tom Golden photo.
NS SD60 6711 leads CP G45 south down BRC's 59th St Branch.
Damaged P42 at Amtrak shops Chicago
With a BRC crew on board, a pair of CSX SD40-2s lead U704 east through Hayford Junction.
On BRC rails, CSX SD40-2's 8136 and 8814 pass through Hayford Junction, about to cross over the old GTW.
P42DC 48 gets "all 8 of them" as Amtrak's City of New Orleans highballs Union Station.
Southbound City of New Orleans crosses Chicago River on the St. Charles Airline Bridge.
Overhead view of Amtrak's Chicago yard, as the last rays of sunlight begin to die away.
A Metra train passes by Amtrak's yard facility in Chicago, with the city visible in the background.
A pair of CTA trains meet at Tower 18 as they enter the Chicago Loop.
New York Central tavern-lounge-observation car No. 48 trails an Amtrak train into Chicago Union Station in May 1983. This car was frequently seen on Amtrak trains in and out of Chicago during this... (more)