The last inbound train to Chicago sits at the Harvard depot.
The 19th Century Starline Factory now a thriving Art and Event Venue is on the left and the Metra coach Yard is on the right.
As the shadows grow long a westbound mixed intermodal catches the last sunlight as the train departs Winslow with a new crew.
Catching the last light of the Blue Hour, the Southwest Chief heads west toward Winslow.
Illuminated by street lights, new and old crew exchange information directly west of Fort Wayne yard.
Lake State train to Bay City has just left the Alpena yards heading to Bay City.
Lake State train headed to Saginaw Yard midway between Saginaw and Bay City
25NC Glory Days!!!
As engineers peer out their cab windows, doubleheaded 25 NC’s led by the “Queen of Sheba” depart the small town of Fouriesburg in the Free State of South Africa on the line ... (more)
West Bound passes through the mostly deserted downtown of Iaeger.
Union Pacific North West Line train is pulling into Arlington Heights Station
The Empire Builder approaches Chicago Union station in the depths of the Blue Hour. The lights of an outbound Metra train are reflected on the cab and side. The plant in the background is ADM mil... (more)
Canadian National Waterloo to Chicago train begins crossing the Mississippi River swing bridge. The bridge was built by the Illinois Central in 1900.
NdeM road freight pauses at the Saltillo passenger depot.
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)
Capitol Limited departs Union Station.
Santa Fe #1 the San Francisco Chief is about to arrive at Joliet Union Station.