Norfolk Southern's Virginian heritage unit leads a Illinois Railnet sand train into Yorkville Illinois.
IAIS 150 leads the BICB solo through Ottawa,Illinois.
Metra 195 arrives into the city with inbound Southwest Service train 830.
Rock Island's unique roster is well represented at their 95th Street Yard as an EMD-repowered Alco RS2, C415, and wooden caboose all await their next assignment. Tom Golden photo.
The “Southwest Chief” races east along the Mississippi on s cool sunny spring day.
This heavy train had three mid-train DPUs heading south at Bottom Road.
Freeport Switcher waits at Wallace Yard Freeport with the former Illinois Central offices in the background. At one time Freeport was a major junction. In addition to the Chicago to Iowa line Fr... (more)
A UP coal train passes milepost 83 (83 miles south of St. Louis)on approach to Gorham, Illinois.
A pair of brand new Frisco GP40-2s are seen on the move east in the middle of a Conrail freight on the Indiana Harbor Belt. Tom Golden photo.
A pair of Norfolk & Western Geeps are seen traversing through Pullman Junction on Chicago's South Side. Note the Nickel Plate Road paint fading through on the second unit. Tom Golden photo.
Capitol Limited departs Union Station.
Metra 197 leads a outbound express past the old CB&Q depot at Highlands.
UP SD40N 1972 leads MPRPR, combined with a grain train, east through Arlington Heights.