The Challenger tied down in St Louis, with the Gateway Arch in the background.
Two of the prettiest noses... A quick night shot from the photo shoot that wasn't, storms rolled through and cancelled the evening.
The 261 simmers in Chicago overnight. The filming of a movie brought her into town at the time. 1.6 seconds exposure.
Looking as if she needs some repair, the original EMD GP20 demonstrator unit sits shut down in LaSalle.
Peerless employees wave as the crew arrives to take the two empties..
Broadside shot of this spectacular locomotive.
Two Hiawatha consists are tied together for the trip to Chicago after some mechanical issues this morning left one train stranded at Sturtevant.
Returning to the yard after making the delivery at Big Bay lumber.
The draw bridge is already back up as the turn leaves the causeway and passes one of the very few signals on the SGLR.
The passenger photo train takes a pose at Monticello.
The second leg of the excursion gets underway as the Zephyr departs Galesburg.
Waiting for the next can of spray paint or the next assignment to safely carry a conductor...
Thru rain, sleet, snow or street running trains....
The CSXT 8400 did the honors of knocking the semaphore down for me as they followed Amtrak south. A 71 second telephoto exposure.
The usual power in Waukegan, pairs of GP15's are used on locals based here.