Local is about to cross Rock Island at Joliet Union station.
The Rock Island continued their own passenger service past Amtrak startup unable to afford cost of joining. The Rock Island train from the Quad Cities looks pretty nice as it rolls past.
April 30th, 1971 marked the end of most private intercity rail service in the US. Although I was struggling to finish at Circle campus and was scheduled to work that evening I spent most of the d... (more)
Super "C" accelerates through Joliet.
As a little trivia, when I was hanging around near the end of Joliet Union Station as a passenger station(2014) I spent several nice evenings ta... (more)
GTW F3A 9015 near end of career at Elsdon Chicago Roundhouse with SW1200 1514
Bill Clynes photo.
Interior of UA Turbo Train.
Bill took trip with son Tom(looking back) from Boston to Providence, RI
Bill Clynes photo. Bill road with son Tom from Boston to Providence.
Mixed power sit in the morning sun at 51st street yards in Chicago. In the background are the landmarks of the Chicago Skyline and my blue Maverick.
Nearing end of career on the SOO, RS-1 2361 sits on the service track at North Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin.
CTA Midway train enters the loop at Clark/Lake station.
South Shore Freight power returns to Michigan City yards from mill job.
Clinton Local power is at Clinton yard office. Existing Light.
Milwaukee 261 leads excursion from Rock Island to Bureau.
Iowa Chicago and Eastern customer/employee appreciation special follows Bloody Run Creek approaching Spook Cave Campground west of Marquette, Iowa.
Ex. CN3577 built 1976. Bill Clynes photo.