A pair of metro cars dash across one of the 7 bridges which cross the river Tyne and make their way to the next stop which is Newcastle Central station.
Milwaukee Road commuter train tied down at Elgin,IL.with brand new F40C.
Milwaukee Road commuter trains tied down at Elgin,IL.with brand new F40C's.
A scene unable to be repeated just a year later. Lake Street tower is no more and at the time I had no idea it was on the chopping block. I was satisfied enough with catching this Metra oddball.
Brand new F40C 52 at Elgin,IL. coach yard on the Milwaukee Road.
While the Milwaukee was ending its electrification on Lines West and the Box Cabs and Little Joes were at their end new power had been purchased for the commuter lines out of Chicago photographed ... (more)
An oldie on the point of an outbound scoot.
A relic from the Milwaukee Road.
1 of 2 F40Cs makes an appearance at River Grove.
Right before sunset, F40C 611 slows for the station stop in Franklin Park.
Just before sunset, a METRA train approaches Franklin Park with an elderly F40C for power.
Just before sunset, Metra F40C #611 shoves an inbound train past the Manheim station while a CP GP38-2 switches a cut of cars and a double stack train departs Bensenville Yard.
611 leads and outbound rush train into Bensenville. The F40C's were rumored to be stored a few days later.
In the golden hour, F40C 611 is in control of train #2247 as it hustles towards its next stop in Franklin Park.