Sleek, shiny and just plain beautiful. IRM's Nebraska Zephyr poses for pictures in Rock Island.
Metra pushes into CUS as Amtrak is pulling out, passing construction work under the old "airline".
The 703 safely exits Peter Baker's facility. With all the wheel loaders and trucks, the EJ&E geep gets little respect.
Now arriving on station track one... The bilevel suburban train pushes into the station at IRM.
Predawn light begins to brighten the sky over the Daylight steamer.
Faded ex-Metra, nee C&NW f-unit at IRM.
Coupler stored in lead mode, head on shot... "wait for it... shoot, shoot, shoot... run, run, run"
This ex-GO transit unit continues to fade away....
Staged for the Monday run west, the ABA set of f-units sits under an especially bright moon.
The view looking westbound from Bush Street. "New" install of B&O CPL's on today's standard cantilever bridge. Sure wish they had used primer on the background. The only inservice, full / comple... (more)
The RDC train, shown here minus its power, is the midday "River Rambler" excursion train. The two F-units on the railroad are NPCUs
Two C&NW cabs reside here, rare because neither are vandalized.
"Art deco" bridge over the Amtrak station platform.
The 261 simmers in Chicago overnight. The filming of a movie brought her into town at the time. 1.6 seconds exposure.