Summer evening on the BNSF racetrack just outside Chicago.
Smoke and a all EMD consist is what I see when I see this photo. NS 213 comes by Belmont on a rather hot and muggy afternoon. I don't shoot at this part of Belmont all that often and I need to.
A Brown Line train waits to cross over the red and purple lines and head towards Kimball.
CSX ES44AC 3069 crosses the defect detector at Belmont, KY as it races northward toward Osborn Yard in Louisville.
A westbound Metra at sunset.
The classic CB&Q Signal Bridge at the Belmont Metra Station is nearing the end of its life, as the new signal is nearing completion.
A Cascades Cabbage heads towards Milwaukee.
Amtrak's inbound Carl Sandberg passes an outbound freight train at the Belmont station.
BNSF 6134 pulls hard for the summit of Crawford Hill at Belmont. Site of the old tunnel can be seen at the right.
last train into the city...
Two BNSF SD70Aces (9322 and 9327) are on the rear of this empty train headed to the PRB for another load of coal. You can see the headlights reflecting off the cars of another loaded train coming... (more)
Note the two private cars at the end of the train. The last car is a Louisville & Nashville car.
A nice surprise brings up the rear of #6 this afternoon.
First train of the day. A BNSf D-9 leads a pig train out of the self made snow storm.