CNW 8701 arrives station track 2 with the excursion train from Belvidere as the 411 prepares to depart on station track 1 for Kishwaukee Grove.
CNW 8701 sits on track 5 with the "UP Family Days 400" special for IRM as some of the everyday commuters dont even notice it.
Chicago & North Western GP50 5093 pokes out of the enginehouse in Melrose Park, Illinois, on October 19, 1990.
A trio of Chicago & North Western locomotives hustle a short Union Pacific piggyback train westbound just outside Darr, Nebraska, on August 20, 1987. GP50 5072 is on the point.
The crew of Proviso to South Itasca manifest PRITA is en route home to Adams with a pair of SD60s leading a lengthy train.
The UP family days special splits the C&NW style semaphores as it departs IRM.
UP's family day event, held at IRM, brought a three car passenger special lead by one of the two remaining C&NW original paint units on the UP. Sharing the station tracks is C&NW 411 and a three ... (more)
Two Union Pacific locomotives lead a coal train under the old coaling tower on Chicago & North Western's busy main line through DeKalb, Illinois.
An ex-C&NW Dash 9 leads a westbound SP grain train as light starts to fail in Long Ravine.
Three Chicago and North Western coal trains powered by new SD60s pause at Bill, Wyoming, on July 4, 1989.
A Chicago and North Western freight bound for Green Bay hurtles across 91st Street in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on a wet, snowy December 3, 1990.
On a December 1983 evening, Chicago and North Western power rests through a swirling snowstorm at Butler Yard, Wisconsin.
Action at Converse Junction: As a Chicago and North Western coal train loads at Antelope Mine, two other coal trains cruise through Converse Junction, Wyoming, on May 12, 1995. A loaded C&NW coal ... (more)
A Chicago and North Western coal empty heads for the mines south of Walker, Wyoming at milepost 110.
Tom Golden photo.