A pity this view has been lost to development.
A new SD75m awaits assignment, while some older brothers get some tender loving care. The SD75M was one of the last new locomotives delivered to the Santa Fe.
SP153 sits with mates at Wisconsin Central's Schiller Park, IL yard. The locomotives are likely off a taconite or coal load as they sit awaiting their next assignment. The second unit is a C44-9W... (more)
Belt Railway of Chicago acted as Southern Pacific's classification yard and agent for Chicago. The yard became a flood of Southern Pacific equipment. This consist has a Conrail leader. CR564 is a ... (more)
SP221, 200 and sister sit awaiting set-up for final delivery to Southern Pacific. The bran-new AC4400s will be assigned to taconite and Utah/Colorado coal service. Belt Railway of Chicago acted... (more)
SP8186 was part of a quartet that likely came off a taconite train, as there was a ore train leaving the yard with three new AC4400s. The AC traction engines were just being delivered and the -9s ... (more)
Forest Hill crossing after sundown with a CN GP 38-2W leading a freight over the xing.
Amtrak's Southwest Limited with a couple of Santa Fe Hi level cars and "Indian Flute" as observation car rumbles Ash crossing
Former New York Central 6 Double Bedroom Lounge sleeping car
A Amtrak worker climbs down off of Amtrak 183 as it waits for its next Assignment, To the right of it is the consist for Amtrak's Hoosier state with SLRG 4137 & 4135 as power.
Southbound out of Chicago on a hazy June morning.
Amtrak 507, a new (at the time) GE "Pepsi Can" shows off its unique look at Chicago, all polished up for a cover shot for Trains magazine. Mike Danneman and I made a trip down from Wauke... (more)
The Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society's 1944 Lima 2-8-4 Berkshire sits at the Metra Western Avenue Shop after spending the afternoon on display at Franklin Park Fest's Railroad Day. Tomorrow... (more)
Ex-PRR Chicago/Valparaiso commuter train in Amtrak's ex-PRR coach yard.