1997 was the year of Heritage I, and two new invaders are parked at the former Santa Fe's Corwith Yard ready to mix it up with the more traditional red and silver/blue and yellow schemes.
The weather in August is usually hot, and the weather that morning in Chicago was pretty bad, but the action at Tower 18 was just as hot. Constant commuter traffic easily viewed by the parking gar... (more)
A pair of CN SD60Fs lead L536 south out of the windy city.
The Glenn-Markham transfer rolls through the city, paralleling the Metra and South Shore Electric Districts near 43rd Street.
A Roger Puta Photograph
It is 2016, isn't it?
Local power at Corwith Yard.
One of Metra's "New" F59PHs leads train 2237 under the Pennsy signal bridge at CP Morgan in Chicago.
A pair of zebra SD60F's lead the Glenn-Markham transfer (L536) out of Chicago. Traffic can be seen slipping on by on LSD in the background.
The Hostlers are servicing outbound power at Corwith.
Mississippi Railroad 0-4-0 "Mississippi"
The "Mississippi" was built in 1834 for the Mississippi Railroad in Mississippi, USA. Manufactured by Brathwaite and Ericson in England, it is th... (more)
B&O 1927 built "York" Replica Captured here while at the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry
This locomotive is a replica of the 1831 "York," built in 1927 at B&O's own Mt. Cla... (more)
Still looking like the CB&Q Cicero Engine Terminal three years after the great merger of the GN/NP/SP&S and CB&Q railroads. Check out the Colorado and Southern SD on the track to the left. The C&S... (more)