Moments after getting settled in Roomette 9 in the 531 car on Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr, which was still waiting for an on time 2:00 p.m. departure within the dark confines of Chicago... (more)
Freshly painted UP power passed the Texas Eagle at the station.
The Texas Eagle makes a station stop at Joliet early in its trip down to the Great State of Texas.
Temperatures rapidly drop below 0° and windchills much colder while Amtrak’s southbound Texas Eagle does all of trackspeed past the Lockport depot during a snowstorm that brought in a major col... (more)
The San Antonio bound Texas Eagle taps the 3x2 diamonds at the former site of Tower 55, which was razed a month earlier (out of frame to right). The Eagle is, for the moment, about 5... (more)
The southbound Texas Eagle rolls up to the Fort Worth platform ... on time! ... while the idle Heartland Flyer trainset looks on.
The outbound Texas Eagle arrives at Joliet around 20 minutes late on its trip down to the Great State of Texas.
With the diamonds at CP Canal (CN-IHB crossing) being replaced, Amtrak's Texas Eagle #21 out of Chicago was detoured down Metra's Rock Island District. It's seen making its way west through New Le... (more)
Amtrak’s southbound Texas Eagle runs ahead of schedule as it thunders past the historic Lockport depot.
Amtrak’s Texas Eagle #21 heads south over the Kankakee River on the UP Joliet Subdivision with 2 P42DC’s, #’s 59 and 61. The Wilmington Goose Association poses for the photo while the train ... (more)
Amtrak 148 leads the Texas Eagle south through plow lines in Lockport.
Amtrak heritage unit 156 leads the Texas Eagle South past the historic C&A depot in Lemont.
The Amtrak Texas Eagle passes through downtown Lemont on its way to Texas.
The Texas Eagle heads south into Wilmington.
A late running Amtrak Texas Eagle, with AMTK 161 on the point, rolls past the Union Pacific 4014 at the Prescott Depot and Museum.