CEFX 6020 blasts through Wheeling with CN U767.
UP 1948 leads a seven-unit consist on an eastbound grain train through Des Plaines, IL.
FURX 5524 takes an intermodal transfer through Oak Lawn on the old Wabash mainline during the day’s last light.
UPY 723 runs LHF with a Metra set through snowy Glencoe, Illinois.
METX 405 arrives North Glenview caked in snow.
Three generations of EMD: in the foreground, a brand-new (yet quite ratty-looking) SD70ACe-T4. In the middle, an SD70ACe in demonstrator paint. And in the background, an SD90MAC. Although there is... (more)
METX 84 leads into Lake Forest.
METX 217 leads a rush-hour outbound out of Chicago crossing Clinton Street, with the skyline illuminating the night.
METX 405 pulls to a stop at the Glenview depot with Metra MD-N train 2125 in tow.
METX 73 rests in the snow in Elgin.
METX 129 heads inbound at Winnetka.
UP 4610 leads a westbound stack at Elmhurst. 10mm offered an interesting perspective of this one.
UP 6706, the final C&NW patched AC44CW on UP’s roster, holds at CP University in Wheaton awaiting clearance.
UP 5565 leads a coal train past the C&NW searchlights at Cortland.
UP 2746 leads an intermodal through Nelson, past a coaling tower and searchlights, both figments of the past nowadays.