On a pleasant Saturday evening, a set of 2600-series cars, operating the Ravenswood line, pulls into Washington/Wells station on the CTA’s Loop Elevated.
Non-stop action at possibly the busiest rail junction in the world. Most of the people of Chicago never see this view of the action, but they sure do hear it when trains rumble across it!!
The skyline of Chicago is reflected off the River Point Tower as two trains continue their transit of the Loop as Manic Monday evening rush hour starts.
A southbound rerouted Red line train runs on the original "Alley L" (1892) and passes the portal below of the State St. subway. The portal's fencing and the steel 'L' structure are all i... (more)
A southbound Pink line runs by on the new structure that replaced 1890 engineering, the original Douglas Park line.
A Brown line train takes the Purple line route through the junction due to construction on the Loop 'L'.
A westbound Farewell Charter crosses a street crossing on the surface portion of the Pink line.
The end of the line at the CTA Howard station and yard. A true challenge to all the modelers out there.
A Green line train roars out of the Tube on the IIT Campus as it heads toward the next station, 35th Bronzeville IIT.
A NB Red line train carefully approaches the portal to the State Street subway.
A Lake-Englewood train crosses the Lake Street Bridge, just outside of the Loop.
West of Western Ave. station the Brown line ramps down to surface operation on the ground still powered by the third rail. Two train meet on the incline.
A rerouted Red line train rolls through the curve at 40th St and S. Wabash Ave.
On a warm October Night a Purple Line L train crosses the Chicago River. Four major transportation systems in Chicago are visible in this picture- the L, Cars, Boats, and a jet flying high above. ... (more)
A Pink Line train pounds the Diamonds at Tower 18 Interlocking as it begins to do its turn around the Chicago Loop.