I'm changing trains at Battle Creek,MI. for my trip to Canada to see"Bullet Nose Betty" as the French Turboliner departs for I believe it was Detroit.
Inbound Turbo at Lincoln Ave. five minutes out of the Milwaukee Road Depot.
Amtrak power car 66 leads a six car RTG turbo eastward through Rondout. If a set was out of service (generally crossing damage to a power car) the intermediate cars would occasionally be cut into... (more)
Amtrak 303 loads passengers in the late afternoon at Joliet Union Depot. In short order the "tin-worm" will depart for St. Louis with only a whiff of kerosene exhaust to mark its passage.
St. Louis-bound Amtrak #307 passes the old GM&O station at Wilmington, IL. The old structure still retained its semaphore train order boards.