This train would disappear on Amtrak day in a month.
Built in January 1959 she became N&W 2811 then NS 1481 and then W&W 811.
CTA and C&NW trains side by side in Chicago,IL..
ex SBD 4620, nee SCL 4620
E units, anyone? Former PRR and NYC E units during Penn Central servicing layover at Chicago, Nov. 9, 1968.
Penn Central’s 2-car Train 354 to Detroit is leaving a bit late as GM&O’s Train 1 “The Limited” follows it (and will turn to its right) out of Chicago on Feb. 27, 1969. GM&O E unit 103’s headlig... (more)
One of two genset switchers assigned to Chicago.
A face only a mother could love?
Note safety bars on this end.
Dual F40 action in this shot that is no longer possible. The tower has been torn down and the area has a development over it now. It was a hot and super humid summer day and I'm really glad I deci... (more)
This area is now sadly enclosed and no longer a good location to shoot trains.