Freshly rebuilt and painted E9A idles at the BN yards near Union station
A departing Illini train creeps along the St. Charles Air Line Bridge above Chinatown's Ping Tom Park. View from 18th St.
A stellar old school consist on M337 passes what was once Southern Pacific's IMX Intermodal Yard.
A trio of Armour Yellow MoPac GP50s are headed east from the B&O's Barr Yard with a transfer bound for MP's Yard Center in nearby Dolton. Note the Christmas-themed safety message painted outside ... (more)
Not far from its original owner's rails, this former EJ&E SD9 hsa been acquired by Montana Rail Link and is showing off the paint of its new owner. Tom Golden photo.
CN train M33791 with two C40-8s and a SD40-2 skirt the South Loop as it passes Metra's 16th Street Tower.
Rock Island service creeps toward Lasalle Street Station. This line may offer the most diverse Metra locomotive roster ever with F40s, MP36, and GE P42's appearing one after another.
It still takes getting used to seeing these locos and this paint scheme running Metra commuter service out of Lasalle Street Station.
BN 3 shoves the IRM Christmas train past the Depot St. stop.
BNSF 2351 leads a Metra coach towards Rochelle, IL. This coach is going back to Nipon Sharyo in Rochelle for repairs or upgrades.
One of the two remaining CNW-painted units on Union Pacific leads an eastbound Global transfer job through some of the last standing CNW-style signals left on the ex-Chicago Northwestern mainline.
The Sears Tower and St. Charles Air Line help fill the skyline as a Canadian National grain train makes it's way across the 16th Street diamonds.
An inbound Metra Electric train passes through Homewood on the way to downtown Chicago under original Illinois Central catenary poles.