The trees are finally blooming in Westmont as a outbound Metra arrives into the station.
Amtrak's Phase II heritage unit leads the National Train Day excursion out of Union Station, passing a nice searchlight signal.
On a beautiful National Train Day, NKP 765 leads a employee special west under the South Shore at 130th St, nearing Calumet Yard.
After finishing some yard work, two HLCX SD40-2's pose in the sun with the old General Mills factory in the background in this nice setting in South Chicago.
1604 sits in the evening sun at Litchfield.
After spending the day on a Chicago to Janesville, WI, excursion for the Chicago Railroad Superintendents Association, the Iowa Pacific trainset rests at sunset in Amtrak's 16th Street yard. E-8... (more)
L&N entered the used locomotive market in 1963, picking up several models of Alco from the Lehigh & New England. With Alco FA2 #335 still in ex-L&NE paint scheme the units were pressed into serv... (more)
Southbound freight #29 led by two Gulf, Mobile & Ohio SD40's #905 and #911 near Bloomington, Illinois April 14, 1971.
After pulling a round trip excursion from Calumet to Argos, NKP 765 begins its journey home over the former Nickel Plate at the Ford Motor Company at 130th St & Torrence Blvd.
IC 2460 and a Citirail 1307 back down the yard to tie down
Speeding through the curve at Wheaton, Illinois with a manifest bound for Council Bluffs, Iowa is CNW 8646, one of the last two untouched Chicago and Northwestern locomotives on Union Pacific's ro... (more)
Shortly After Leaving Alton and Southern's Gateway Yard in East Saint Louis Illinois, MASNL-03 Rolls by Airflight Rd, in Cahokia IL on its way south down the Chester Sub.
On National Train Day 2014 A Union Pacific Southbound Grain Train is seen passing through Columbia Illinois, with a pair of patched Southern Pacific AC4400CWs in the Locomotive Consist.
A Grand Trunk veteran is still going strong as it shoves a cut of cars back into the former Illinois Central's Markham Yard.