After a small squall line of snow showers raced through Downtown Chicago on a windy and chilly Halloween afternoon, Metra rush hour at Ogilvie Transportation Center is starting to begin as numerou... (more)
METX 90, Metra's C&NW heritage unit, glides into Woodstock, IL leading train 657 for Harvard.
Metra's CNW heritage unit leads train 647 into Woodstock, passing the old CNW depot in town.
Seen from above the Clybourn Metra station on the northwest side of downtown Chicago, Metra’s CNW inspired locomotive rounds into the station stop with a UP-NW trainset in tow.
Metra rush is underway for the Union Pacific West line, as Metra’s Chicago & Northwestern commemorative locomotive heads the first rush outbound of the evening. Seen here ducking under the forme... (more)
Metra 90 and CNW 411 sit side by side at IRM as a CA&E interurban set departs the East Union Depot.
Metra 90, the CNW heritage unit, departs Barrington with a outbound train.
Metra 90, the CNW heritage unit leads the AARPCO special South through Lockport.
The 2022 AAPRCO special arrives in Joliet after a run from Chicago Union Station and down the Heritage Corridor. From here, the train takes the Rock Island District back to LaSalle Street Station ... (more)
Metra's AAPRCO special is making the rounds around Chicagoland. As thunderstorms build up north on this Saturday afternoon, Metra F59PHI #90 and F40PH-3 #104 highball south through Lockport, passi... (more)
Metra's CNW heritage unit shares the lower coach storage yard in Kenosha with an older F40 on a cold Sunday afternoon. METX 90 is the former Amtrak 467.
After taking a shot of METX 90 at Camp Ground Road in Des Plaines last fall, I decided to return to the spot upon hearing of it running in nice afternoon light on the Union Pacific Northwest line.... (more)
CNW Paint On An F59?
Metra 721 to Harvard, IL departs Chicago's Ogilvie Transportation Center with ex-Amtrak F59PHI #90 (formerly 467.) Once an F59 used on Amtrak's Cascades route in the P... (more)
Metra's CNW heritage unit arrives into Wheaton with a outbound train.