UP 8047 leads a intermodal south through Joliet as Amtrak 305 comes up from behind.
A Santa Fe B unit photo taken from the Roosevelt Road overpass on Kodachrome II film.
Shot from the Roosevelt Road overpass with an old Kodak Rangefinder camera and Kodachrome II film.
Local is about to cross Rock Island at Joliet Union station.
Westbound through Joliet Illinois.
The Rock Island continued their own passenger service past Amtrak startup unable to afford cost of joining. The Rock Island train from the Quad Cities looks pretty nice as it rolls past.
NS geometry train spins it power at the Tazewell & Peoria railroad before heading back east on the Peoria Sub.
April 30th, 1971 marked the end of most private intercity rail service in the US. Although I was struggling to finish at Circle campus and was scheduled to work that evening I spent most of the d... (more)
Two original Santa Fe units on home rails rolls under former Santa Fe searchlights that still stands at Ancona Illinois. The bridges will fall soon in the name of PTC.
America's Resourceful Railroad.
An inbound Metra smokes it up out of Franklin Park as it passes under the target signals at Tower B-12.
Super "C" accelerates through Joliet.
As a little trivia, when I was hanging around near the end of Joliet Union Station as a passenger station(2014) I spent several nice evenings ta... (more)
Westbound empty oil train.
Two, grungy looking UP AC4400's lead an important, company special from Council Bluffs to Global 4 as the engineer gives a friendly wave to us at Lockport, IL. Word was one of Illinois' senator's ... (more)