CTA and C&NW trains side by side in Chicago,IL..
ex SBD 4620, nee SCL 4620
BNSF 2814 a GP 30 leads the BNSF Beardstown local and awaiting a track warrant from the UP dispatcher to continue south.
A brand new ES44AC leads the M342 into Mattoon
E units, anyone? Former PRR and NYC E units during Penn Central servicing layover at Chicago, Nov. 9, 1968.
Penn Central’s 2-car Train 354 to Detroit is leaving a bit late as GM&O’s Train 1 “The Limited” follows it (and will turn to its right) out of Chicago on Feb. 27, 1969. GM&O E unit 103’s headlig... (more)
Behind a pair of UP General Electric units, a long 500+ axle empty coal train swaggers its way north on the Chester Subdivision, part of the St. Louis Service Unit, and along the autumn colored bl... (more)
One of two genset switchers assigned to Chicago.
A face only a mother could love?
Rounding the Houlihan's Curve just outside of Chillicothe, a hot Morrisville, PA (NS) to Los Angeles, CA Intermodal Z-train begins its westbound attack on the 1.1% grade of Edelstein Hill behind y... (more)
Note safety bars on this end.
UP #4102 leads the MPRPB through Kirksville.
Alton & Southern SW1500 #1510 and UPY MP15AC #1214 works UP's Alton & Southerns Gateway Yard in beautiful (lol) East St. Louis, Illinois. ALS #1510 was retired a few months later.
With the sun having just crested the horizon and a bit of early dawn fog still left in the air, Alton & Southern's Gateway Yard sits quietly under the St. Louis, MO skyline with some rather intere... (more)