In August 1968, A Milwaukee Road commuter train heads inbound at B-12 in Franklin Park with a single E9A and cab car. Original Slide. R. W. Richards Photo. Sam Foster Collection.
Train 261 the XL Special with the 156 ready to depart B-Ville Yard for Tacoma via Pacific Jct tower A5. Photo from my collection taken by James Claflin Photographer...........Sitting in the front ... (more)
G41 turns the corner onto the IHB at B12 with the typical pair of UP SD40N's in charge. What was once an interesting railroad scene is now just a bunch of junk and clutter.
A Proviso to Bensenville transfer of a Grain Train to Canadian Pacific passes through Franklin Park.
A former NS B32-8 sits along Franklin Ave at the east end of Bensenville Yard.
A while back, a pair of IHBs “Baseball Geeps” take the NA11 transfer into CPs Bensenvile Yard
Weather beaten CN GP40-2LW 9524 leads CN L501 north through Franklin Park.
One os Metra's two new ECOs shoves a work train east through Franklin Park.
A pair of IHB “Baseball Geep”s power NA11 into Bensenville, seen here under Tower B12. Tons of track construction contaminate this area, as seen here, all a part of creating B13, as well as giving... (more)
A pair of 40Ns take the daily G41 transfer through B12 interlocking in Franklin Park.
A pair of UP SD40N's pass the so-called Tower B12 shortly before turning the corner onto the IHB as they head for Proviso.
SOO 757 leads a freight east out of Bensenville Yard at Franklin Park, IL. A former MILW GP40 trails in the consist.
In may be one of the strangest sights I've ever seen, a pair of CMQ SD40-2Fs, along with one of CP's military units, reverse light under the signal bridge at tower B12 in Franklin Park. Never did ... (more)