CP and SOO power mix it up a bit at Bensenville diesel shops outside of Chicago near O' Hare airport. At this time the facility was not much changed from MILW ownership, but in the coming years CP... (more)
SOO 1400 lines up with other SOO power at Bensenville, IL. This unit came from Soo Line's acquisiiton of the Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern.
SOO 4200, a GP9R was acquired from Conrail having been built as NYC 5955 in February 1956. The unit is parked by the yard office and tower at Bensenville, IL.
A rear view of CP 4208 shows the unique look of the MLW built C424 locos. This is not the original look as headlights, number board and class lights have been changed from factory delivery. The po... (more)
CP C424s nos. 4225 and 4208 take a breather at Soo Line's Bensenville, IL after arriving from Toronto with freight from eastern Canada. These units and the larger 6 axle MLWs were common visitors... (more)
MARC 91, an E9AM which was originally built as a CB&Q E8A, sits abandoned in an industrial park in Bensenville, Illinois.
CP 5108 basks in the September sun waiting to switch the intermodal terminal.
An all EMD lineup is seen at Soo Line's Bensenville Yard service track. A couple of unique locomotives bask in the sun including a former KCS SD40-2 as well as Milwaukee Road's former bicentennia... (more)
Two of CP's Military tribute units lead CP 286 east past Tower B-17 in Bensenville.
Milwaukee road FM H16-44s 404 and 406 in fresh paint await retirement In Bensenville yard on a sunny day in December of 1975. I always wondered why paint something that is about to be retired
Tom Golden photo.
ILSX SW1500 942 leads Progressive's Bensenville job west through Bensenville.
After arriving in CP's Bensenville Yard the morning prior on CSX train V101, CP 7021 "Arid Regions Military Unit" leads a CP Heritage Unit west out of the very same yard and by Tower B-1... (more)
Manifest departing west (north) from Franklin Park Yard.
The City of Portland/Denver at Bensenville on its way west with lead unit FP45 No.2 on December 03, 1970. Passenger service will be short-lived for the Milwaukee Road's five FP45's as they will b... (more)