No, they're not in danger like the girl in 320571! This is an eastbound train TO Chicago. With the way the b... (more)
Reflecting in the rain puddle, the 124 hits the junction switch on her way to Fox Lake.
A "Winnebago" slides her train down the slope towards the CN diamond at Grayslake.
An outbound train rolls alongside the Chicago River and high-rise buildings as it approaches North Canal Street en-route to Franklin Park.
Using the reversible express lane, taking some happy humans home.
Due to an operational problem, the morning fleet was held up for twenty minutes at West Hinsdale. There are four trains in this view.
Metra F40C 611 pushes a inbound out of Bensenville. It would have some mechanical issues at the next station at Franklin Park that would sideline it for about a month.
An express pours it on as the local slows under the signal bridge holding the classic C&NW E type heads.
METX 168 shoves on the rear of inbound train 814, possibly the most photographed train in the Chicago, as 7 RP photographers get their own angles. Railroad: MetraLocomotive: EMD F40PH-2Location: Lake Forest, Illinois, USALocomotive #: METX 168Train ID: METX 814Photo Date: April 24, 2010
Metra F40PH #100 departs Itasca and heads towards Elgin
Passing blooming trees and a locomotive bell on display, Metra 168 accelerates out of the Lake Forest station, shoving a train toward downtown Chicago on this increasingly foggy evening.
METRA trainsets lay silent in the Elgin coach yard, awaiting tomorrow's rush of passengers into Chicago.
He's not asleep! An outbound "flip" rushes to probably Downers Grove to flip back to the city. The conductor will give instructions to the engineer to proceed back east to the station platf... (more)
An outbound express pours it on as it blasts past Highlands and is about to leave Hinsdale in it's dust.