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 RDC train, shown here minus its power, is the midday "River Rambler" excursion train. The two F-units on the railroad are NPCUs
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)
Resting overnight in Milwaukee, the Hudson steams into Chicagoland tomorrow.
Staged for the Monday run west, the ABA set of f-units sits under an especially bright moon.
BNSF coal empties snake through the Canal St. wye on their way west.
Faded ex-Metra, nee C&NW f-unit at IRM.
About to arrive at OTC.
This ex-GO transit unit continues to fade away....
Now arriving on station track one... The bilevel suburban train pushes into the station at IRM.
"Art deco" bridge over the Amtrak station platform.
This Hiawatha service train is close to its arrival at CUS.
Tne morning Z train crawls thru the scene as the red car is getting loaded on a tow truck after it had rear-ended an empty school bus that was stopped for the crossing. Fortunately no trains were ... (more)