BNSF 5613 leads a mixed train westbound through suburban Lisle on a nice fall afternoon.
Metra 187 arrives into Lisle with a outbound train.
Led by venerable Burlington Northern EMD E9 No. 9913, a westbound BN “Dinky” commuter train storms into Lisle, Illinois, on the afternoon of March 3, 1990.
In the vast sea of clouds, a small pocket of sun presents itself as a former Santa Fe dash 9 leads the 457 job towards the BRC, seen here ducking under Yackley Ave in Lisle.
With 7 inches of snow on the ground from a blizzard the night before, and more snow falling from the sky, a BN Executive painted 70mac cruises west out of Lisle with a 50 car manifest for Northtow... (more)
A BN SD40 takes the 452 local west through Lisle on the former BN Racetrack, within the last minutes of sunlight.
A later than usual 457 hauls east with a 67 car train for western ave. in Chicago. Heres the GP pair flying thru the Lisle Metra Station.
The only local/road switcher that BNSFs famous “Racetrack” sees, is the daily R-CHI457 job. Unfortunately this job normally uses Gevos & Dash 9s... but on occasion, it can use some Standard Ca... (more)
Metra 206 leads an outbound train out of Lisle towards Aurora.
One of Three active H2 SD60Ms lead the 457 job through Lisle with a former BN SD40 in tow. Nice to find this racing an outbound Metra.
A Metra Deadhead races through Lisle’s Metra Station in Downtown with a rebuilt PHM for power.
The Amtrak Veterans Unit leads the Southwest Chief through Lisle on its way west.
After a couple of years out of service, 42 finally hits the rails again, leading the Southwest Chief on Amtrak’s 49th Anniversary.
A classic BN commuter train is seen near Lisle.
A duo of BNSF SD70MACs lead a empty coal train west through Lisle.