Two For One. Metra F40PH-3s 105 (9/1977) and 119 (10/1977) have just passed under CP Taylor and arrive at Chicago Union Station on the evening of Tuesday, January 26, 2021. The streamlined ... (more)
A father and son watch as Metra 105 departs Brookfield with a outbound. Future railfan, perhaps?
On a perfect day for train spotting, I find myself visiting La Grange, IL. The first train of the rush comes through as the sun starts to set doing every bit of 70mph to make up delays caused by t... (more)
Coming off the yard and waiting to head into the station to bring people home.
Metra 105 pushes a inbound deadhead through Hinsdale.
Metra 105 leads a outbound express train past Western Springs.
Metra 105 slows for its station stop at Western Springs.
Metra 105 leads a outbound train into Naperville.
Metra action from February 2011, after the last heavy snow in Chicago.
An outbound Metra train from downtown Chicago approaches Washington Street in Downers Grove with 105 in the lead, blasting the horn to warn the BNSF MOW crew working near the rails of its arrival.
Metra F40PH-3 #105 leads an outbound SouthWest Service train out of Chicago Union Station on its way to Manhattan Illinois
After the storm, Metra 105 shoves another empty train into Chicago.
As the blizzard comes to an end and the sun starts to peak, a westbound suburban plows its way through main 1 on the Race Track. Who would have through this is a three track main line that should ... (more)
The 4:15 inbound train is framed by Christmas decorated classic lamps during the blue hour.
Metra train 1313 has a freshly remodeled F40ph leading a mid afternoon outbound train to Aurora under a soon to be replaced signal bridge at the Highlands Station.