Amtrak's "Illinois Zephyr" ducks under the iconic signal bridge outside of Union Station.
Amtrak 183 awaits fuel in downtown Chicago
A On-Time Hoosier State doesn't waste time leaving Union Station.
Amtrak 183 sits just north of the Amtrak shops, there is some interesting private cars also pictured.
This Milwaukee Road E unit is northbound and about to cross the C&NW diamonds at Mayfair Tower in 1976.
NKP 765 pushes through the far western neighborhood of Galewood as it enters the City of Chicago for the first time in over 20 years. Saturday, the locomotive attended Franklin Park Railroad Daze ... (more)
Strolling around the south side I stumbled into this gem working at the South Chicago Recycling off Avenue O and 116th Street. The engine is leased from Horizon Rail, or HZRX. It was originally bu... (more)
What I believe is the last active ex-IC SW14 takes the R98081 local across 99th Street on the old EJ&E Lakefront Line. The train will continue along Calumet Park on the "East Side" of th... (more)
Its 1:57 in the morning along the Brown Line at Chicago Ave as the CTA Historical 2400 series cars make a brief photo stop. With the success of private charters CTA has had over the last few years... (more)
MILW 807, a passenger GP9, handles switching chores near Chicago Union Station as afternoon rush hour approaches. The Geep is moving a group of commuter bi-level coaches and cab cars toward the st... (more)
Shoving towards Metra's Western Avenue yard for a night photo shoot and some rest before display and an excursion this weekend.
Rolling down Metra's Southwest Sub District, Nickel Plate Berkshire 765 puts on a good show at Ashburn, as it slams the diamonds with the CSX Elsdon Subdivision.
An outbound Metra train passes 16th Street Tower.
Its amazing a Class 1 railroad still hosts active GP9s built in 1957 today as GTW 4622 is seen returning from the Port of Chicago along The EJ&E's Lakefront Line. The distant search light signal g... (more)