Amtrak Cascades NPCU 90230 leads the eastbound Illinois Zephyr through Brookfield.
A clean cabbage leads 353 westbound towards the NS Chicago Line.
A very late 353 pauses while the engineer talks to NS Chicago West. 353 is due in at Chicago Union Station at 16:41 and it is already 16:50. There are going to be a lot of grumpy passengers gettin... (more)
AMTK 353 splits the old NYC signal. In a matter of days, the new Safetron signal on the right will be guarding the Amtrak line and the NYC signal will be a thing of the past.
Amtrak NPCU 90224 leads the Illinois Zephyr out if Galesburg as CB&Q 4-6-4 3006 sits ready to show off for the 2008 Galesburg Railroad Days.
Future railfans? This father has the video camera rolling as 371 as departs the station en route to Chicago. Perhaps their mother is aboard going for a daytrip of shopping?
Cabbage #90368 brings up the rear of Amtrak's Grand Rapids-Chicago "Pere Marquette" after stopping at the Holland depot. The Annual Tulip Festival is in "full bloom", so to speak. Happy National T... (more)
"Cabage" unit #90222 is on the point of a late-afternoon Chicago-bound Amtrak express, highballing though Pine Junction on the Norfolk Southern mainline.
It's a cool and frosty spring morning as Amtrak's Pere Marquette crosses the Kalamazoo River en route to Chicago.
AMTK 351 is running an hour late due to a heavy snow during the night.
Amtrak 353 heads through Porter with two P-42s pushing at the rear of the train.
A snow and ice ridden 90200 leads 353 westbound through Porter.
A member of a BNSF production gang working on Main Track 1 waves us by as we head towards the TP&W interlocking on Main Track 2. These employees are replacing grade crossing planks. This view is... (more)
Inbound Amtrak Illinois Zephyr train 381 lays over at the BNSF West Quincy Yard before heading back to Quincy, IL to board passengers as trian 382 for Chicago.