An outbound Metra train passes 16th Street Tower.
Its amazing a Class 1 railroad still hosts active GP9s built in 1957 today as GTW 4622 is seen returning from the Port of Chicago along The EJ&E's Lakefront Line. The distant search light signal g... (more)
Formerly know as the Chicago Short Line prior to 2003, the South Chicago & Indiana Harbor railroad begins their work on a beautiful Spring morning. The railroad has just 4 locomotives, a pair of S... (more)
1979 was an interesting period in Milwaukee Road history, both in terms of commuter and freight railroading. Milwaukee was headed into bankruptcy, and by 1982 their commuter service would be take... (more)
BCOL 4645 East rolls across the ex-Pennsylvania Railroad lift bridge spanning the Calumet River at CP 509 on the Chicago Line. The two abandoned lift bridges on the right once hosted the NYC main ... (more)
Two trains meet under the watchful gaze of the Trump building
BCOL 4645 East rolls across the Belt Railway of Chicago with an ethanol train from the CN in Iowa. Here, at Indiana Ave on the south side of Chicago a single bridge hosts signals for both the BRC ... (more)
Chicago skyline above Union station
Former Chicago Great Western caboose 10534 at Chicago, Illinois september 1985.
A BRC trainmaster inspects MBRCEOL as it knocks down the new and "improved" interlocking at Narragansett. For what the interlocking use to look like, see http://www.railpictures.net/phot... (more)
The urban landscape of Chicago lights up with blurs from the El.
Set of power coming from Blue Island passing through Pullman Jct heading to RI South Chicago *corrected* yard to take a freight train west.
New Soo Line SD60's rest in Bensenville Yard in Nov. of 1989.
Monon (CIL) GE U23B No.605