Imported, head hardened rail.
He's not asleep! An outbound "flip" rushes to probably Downers Grove to flip back to the city. The conductor will give instructions to the engineer to proceed back east to the station platf... (more)
An outbound express pours it on as it blasts past Highlands and is about to leave Hinsdale in it's dust.
A two car outbound train leaves CUS in heavy fog. The fog was supposed to lift after morning. I'm glad it didn't! For my shot from earlier in the morning, see Railroad: AmtrakLocomotive: GE P42DCLocation: Chicago, Illinois, USALocomotive #: unknownTrain ID: UnknownPhoto Date: March 08, 2010
An inbound commuter train meets the morning sun.
An Eastbound stack train crests the hump in....Creston just before the sun sets. The engineer's silhouette can be clearly seen as well as the heat exhaust blurring part of the grain elevato... (more)
An eastbound train rolls through one of the many curves in Wheaton/Glen Ellyn. In the background is Wheaton College and the Billy Graham Center.
Three commuter trains are stacked waiting for their time to head east to begin their runs during the blue hour. New signals are waiting for final installation and cutover on the left.
One of the two F40C's brought back into service pushes a train past Lake St tower into the north side of CUS while an El train heads east overhead. There are about two days of the year the light ... (more)
An eastbound APL stack train rounds the last curve in Wheaton as it heads to Global 2 from the west coast to be unloaded. Although this depot has classic styling, it's actually only a few years o... (more)
The westbound California Zephyr rolls past Loomis and the leaving trees on it's way to it's second stop of it's 2,200 mile trip.
Two tank cars whip through College Ave station.
The BRCGAL hightails Past East Naperville before crossing over to main two at West Naperville.
A WB domestic stack train rolls around the curve as it starts to whistle for the town's crossings. A Farmer's field waits to be turned on the right, grain trailers on the left and the containers ... (more)
DPU trails a domestic stack train through downtown Wheaton.