After waiting for several commuter trains and the WB morning Amtrak, an EB "z" train continues east to Chicago. The first support for the new WBCS West Naperville and the signal bridge can be see... (more)
The morning car traffic has lightened up as has the commuter train rush. Some light snow fell overnight, but only enough to make the roads wet in the 5th snowiest February and 7th snowiest season ... (more)
A beautiful sunset illuminates the rail and silhouettes a lone passenger. The train in the distance has just left a few minutes ago.
My 150th RP picture! How to move 100 tons effortlessly-the roller bearing!
Passengers framed by the unique crossing signals at S Washington St.
A couple of commuters waiting for 1276 to stop at 4:58 PM watch Downers Grove Main St express 1247 zip past the Hinsdale station. The wooden bridge in the background is Oak St, a single lane wood... (more)
One, two, three! The second train seen in 314915 is now in the foreground. The third train is still visible ... (more)
One, two, three! Inbound commuter is about to meet the two in the distance. For another shot after this train left, see Railroad: MetraLocomotive: MPI MP36PH-3SLocation: Hinsdale, Illinois, USALocomotive #: METX 404Train ID: 1276Photo Date: February 18, 2010
WB train from BRC with two NS units trailing rounds the curve and starts blowing his horn after receiving his OK to proceed through Foreman Segura's Form B. See Railroad: BNSF RailwayLocomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)Location: Naperville, Illinois, USALocomotive #: BNSF 1010Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: February 14, 2010
AMTK 136 is pulled into the wheel truing shop. The sign next to the door says Tom Meyer and his crew are about to give some attention.
WB manifest charges past No trespassing sign.
A WB "z" train passes by workers putting in the new cantilever signal to replace the CBQ bridge. In the consist is a Ferromex unit and KCS "Belle." See Railroad: BNSF RailwayLocomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)Location: Naperville, Illinois, USALocomotive #: BNSF 4928Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: January 30, 2010
EB "z" train from the west races past new signal installations as the sun is minutes from setting. See 313198 for a... (more)
EB "z" train from the west races past new signal installations as the sun is minutes from setting. See 313198 for ... (more)
One of the last trains of the night, the 10:30 inbound commuter is about to leave the station showing signs of one of the heaviest February snows in Chicago on record and the heaviest single snowf... (more)