on an August '72 visit to GTW's Elsdon yard in Chicago the 9013 was stuffed into the round house with a little light on it's nose. Only time I have ever seen a GTW F.
Passing by on the Capitol Limited.
Rudolph sticks out well in the snow.
A Rock Island train is about to cross the maze of tracks and railroads at Pullmand Jct departing it's 95th Street yard on the south side of Chicago
Three P42s rest in CUS.
Long distance trains are worked on in the yard and readied for their afternoon departures.
A conductor provides hand signals guiding his engineer in for the couple to this genset.
I forgot to write down where in Chicago I took this photo. Anyone know which station this is?
Two Penn Central Alco C636s head up a transfer run heading east on the Indiana Harbor Belt as it passes under the Rock Island mainline at Blue Island, IL. The 6333 was built in March 1968 and beca... (more)
A METRA F40PH leaves Uniton Station as it inches past Fulton St.
FM H-12-44s and Illinois Northern Alco S4s sit stored at Corwith Yard outside Chicago, Ill. in September 1972. The next 555 would be a GE B40-8W in red and silver.
a Metra commuter train, less than a mile from Union Station, begins its journey on the Milwaukee line sporting its MILW stripes as tribute to the former railroad that graced the line.
An EJ&E caboose hop consisting of a SD38 and SW1200 are seen on the city's south side. Tom Golden photo.
An Amtrak Hiawatha rings its bell as it passes two crossings in the west side of Chicago.