BRC 211 switches out some coal loads at Commercial Ave for KCBX Terminal.
Five private cars trail on number 4 with the last car the "Suits me", the train is seen rolling under the IC Iowa division nearing its finale stop in Chicago.
A lot of things are happening at EMD these days. New construction is happening on the property as EMDX 92 sits without a prime mover while new demonstrator EMDX 1206 sits connected to what I think... (more)
IAIS 513 leads the daily westbound freight through downtown Moline.
Two vintage pieces of equipment meet at the Illinois Railway Museum.
TPW GP40 1000 leads an eastbound freight over Santa Fe's Mississippi River bridge from Fort Madison, IA into Niota, IL and will regain TPW rails at Lomax, several miles east. This bridge is uniqu... (more)
Tied down and waiting for a crew at the South end of F Yard.
An inbound Metra passenger train glides into Chicago OTC (Ogilvie Transportation Center) on a fairly clear night. The Chicago and North Western Railway built the station in 1911. The tracks below ... (more)
Glowing green windows flashing by as an outbound Metra train takes the tight curve out of Chicago Union Station.
I'm not sure of the story behind this boxcar but it is one of the more interesting ones I have ever photographed.
A brand new ACe leads a empty coal train west.
A sunset and a clear.