Login Sign Up 

 
Blue Hour
Photo Album By: Paul Hoffmann
 
Link to this album:
http://www.railpictures.net/album/511/
 

This photo album contains 13 photos, sorted by
displaying .

1

  Previous Page New Search Next Page

Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 385458

A couple of passengers wait for a modified scheduled outbound train from Chicago as it lights up the post Blue Hour sky.

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: unknown
Location: Brookfield, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 30, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Dec 31, 2011

Views: 1,916
Comments: 4

Favorited: 22

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 382566

AMTK 188 and a mate rest at the barn during the blue hour.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 188
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 03, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Nov 30, 2011

Views: 2,788
Comments: 0

Favorited: 18

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 377126

The middle conductor signals to the rear conductor OK to highball Western Springs during the Blue Hour. Next stop Highlands.

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: N/A
Location: Western Springs, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: N/A
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 05, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Oct 06, 2011

Views: 2,735
Comments: 2

Favorited: 12
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 359215

The 4:15 inbound train is framed by Christmas decorated classic lamps during the blue hour.

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Downers Grove, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: METX 105
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 10, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Apr 03, 2011

Views: 2,260
Comments: 0

Favorited: 11
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 358945

A dead-heading crew watches the loading of the 6:45 inbound train during the morning blue hour.

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Elmhurst, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: METX 143
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 27, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Apr 01, 2011

Views: 2,111
Comments: 0

Favorited: 14


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 356274

The engineer of the 5:00 flip climbs down from the locomotive and will walk to the cab car and go back to Chicago during the blue hour.

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Downers Grove, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: METX 199
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 11, 2011


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Mar 07, 2011

Views: 3,201
Comments: 1

Favorited: 15
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 354291

Passengers wait for their outbound train to highball so they can cross the tracks. With a number board not lit, the headlight, mars, and ditch lights create an awesome display as a winter stom fal... (more)

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Downers Grove, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: METX 114
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 11, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Feb 12, 2011

Views: 3,475
Comments: 2

Favorited: 16
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 351508

The 6:56 train has loaded all it's passengers during the blue hour and the conductor gives the engineer the highball. Next step is Western Springs.

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Hinsdale, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 30, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Jan 13, 2011

Views: 2,627
Comments: 0

Favorited: 9
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 344078

A scary looking October moon illumintes some clouds and the 6:40 outbound suburban during the blue hour.

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Naperville, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: METX 196
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 22, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Nov 05, 2010

Views: 3,075
Comments: 2

Favorited: 13
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 321834

Three commuter trains are stacked waiting for their time to head east to begin their runs during the blue hour. New signals are waiting for final installation and cutover on the left.

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: cab car
Location: Naperville, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: cab car
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 14, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Apr 22, 2010

Views: 2,949
Comments: 1

Favorited: 8


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 319132

Rush hour is beginning! An inbound express rips through the station leaving a "smoke tail" in its wake as a local can be seen in the distance during the blue hour. The soon to be installe... (more)

Railroad: Metra
Locomotive: unknown
Location: Naperville, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 16, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Mar 30, 2010

Views: 2,467
Comments: 2

Favorited: 8
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 313897

AMTK 136 rests between runs at Amtrak's Chicago maintenance facility during the Blue Hour. See 309588 for a daytim... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 136
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 08, 2010


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Feb 12, 2010

Views: 2,542
Comments: 0

Favorited: 9
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 301207

WB Illinios Zephy makes a late fall Blue Hour station stop on it's way west.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Naperville, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 182
Train ID: AMT 383
Photo Date: October 19, 2009


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Paul Hoffmann

Added: Oct 21, 2009

Views: 2,114
Comments: 1

Favorited: 3
1

  Previous Page New Search Next Page




Copyright © 2002-2017.