Following the autumnal time change, the sun sets early. As it does, Metra train 1245 makes its stop in Brookfield, Illinois, as it makes its daily (well, on weekdays) trip hauling weary workers f... (more)
Smoke show. You'd think that was a GE.
Holy smokes! I remember some Amtrak F40s put on some blueish-white smoke shows, but nothing this dark.
An outbound suburban departs Chicago Union Station as it heads towards Aurora IL.
Metra 212 belches some smoke while racing west through Westmont with a outbound express train.
An outbound suburban tears through LaGrange Road Metra after a freak downpour. Note the rainbow.
Metra 212 departs Riverside with a inbound, passing the old CB&Q depot.
A Metra Outbound Express Train races through Riverside during the evening rush.
Metra's 212 pushes out of Orland Park,IL..
Ducking under the St. Charles Airline, 818's train is close to arriving at Chicago's Union Station.
Taken on Train Day in Chicago. Where i had gone to see one of my photo use in a display for Amtrak, which is still on display.
An outbound Metra train passes the old Milwaukee Road signal bridge guarding the west end of Pacific Junction.
Metra 212 throttles up out of Medinah and heads for its next stop at Itasca.
With all of the jobs juggled up due to vacations, engineer Brian Voss is at the throttle of the 212 as he eases the train into Roselle. He made what we call a "premo spot".
it's a long, cold ride from A-2 to CUS but it's almost over for this conductor