NS 9439 east meet IAIS 503 west at Carbon Cliff NS 9439 take siding.
Two CB&Q E units lead the California Zephyr out of Chicago on Oct. 8, 1968. Stainless steel adorns the sides of 9969 and partner. The Zephyr would not last until Amtrak’s birth.
RRC 3086 a Former CNW SD40-2, RRC 1000 another former CNW SD40-2, and RRC 2064 A former MILW GP40 pose for a photo at the diamond at Respondek's operation in Granite City Illinois. Thanks to the P... (more)
The soo line heritage unit rolls south on the old Nitrin sub. with a 4 man crew(engineer, conductor, and 2 students).
EMDX 1201 leads the O55 through the curve at rural Bethalto Illinois.
Rafter/Todd and the old MILW 2066.
Millennium Statiion is the new name of Randolph Street Station in this 1988 scene, and work is just beginning to put the open air platforms of the South Shore Line under Millennium Park. Two outbo... (more)
Metra 192 pushes a inbound deadhead past LaVergne.
IAIS SD38-2 155 heads light eastbound past 80th Avenue after dropping off some rock cars at Ozinga.
BNSF SD40-2 1621 rolls past Galesburg,Illinois's Amtrak station.
NS #9189 leads the 181 west toward Decatur.
Speeding up after having to make a stop, a Southbound Mixed Freight makes some noise through the town of Benton, IL.
NS #8104 leads the 145 west toward Decatur.
As the sun sets in Tuscola, IL UP 6154 run solo south with a train of Automobiles an old SP locomotive.
With the Chicago skyline in the background, the BNSF GP39-3R switches out Metra's Roosevelt Rd yard as it will eventually switch out Metra bilevels and locomotives for maintenance and for use on t... (more)