NS Decatur bound local passes the former Wabash searchlight signals that guard the timetable west end of Midway siding.
Iowa Interstates Rock Island heritage unit leads the BICB manifest past a vintage rock island searchlight in Ottawa,Illinois.
BNSF 6554 leads a manifest over the Colona interlocking with 3 BNSF EMD Rebuilds in tow.
LSBC 4, a former Pennsy GP7, is seen with a former Burlington Northern Geep on the former Rock Island. Note that the nose of LSBC 4 depicts many of the customers near Lake Calumet that the railro... (more)
CTA 3383 brings up the rear of a CTA train heading around the loop.
The east end of NRE's yard in Silvis always has interesting stuff about, and with a ex-SSW tunnel motor and some ex-CP SD40-2s, this day is no different.
An Illinois Central Highliner commuter train leaves a station just south of the Conrad Hilton hotel in Chicago and heads south to the suburbs. The Chicago, South Shore & South Bend also used (and ... (more)
Union Pacific North West Line train is pulling into Arlington Heights Station
NS #9776 leads the 255 over Lake Decatur. remnants of the old Illinois Terminal bridge can be seen in the background.
A surprise visitor made its way down to Chicago last October. AMTK #465, a Cascades F59PHi formerly assigned to the Pacific Surfliner. In the next few years, this unit will call Chicago home.
A Pink line train approaches its berth mark at Clinton/Lake station which is just across the street of the CTA headquarters at 567 W. Lake Street.