A Roger Puta Photograph
A trio of CP SD40-2F red barns sit in Chicago Heights awaiting their date with the scrapper.
Westbound KJRY train with the A-B-A set of FP9's and a SW1300 cross the Spoon River bridge on a perfect Spring afternoon.
Westbound KJRY train with the A-B-A set of FP9's and a SW1300 stroll across west / central Illinois on their way to La Harpe, IL.
Pioneer Lines #1301 was originally built as at IC NW2 in 1945. Here on the east side of Cuba the unique switcher is seen holding the main while the F units shove a cut of storage cars into the sid... (more)
Westbound KJRY train to La Harpe is seen crossing Trivoli Rd just west of Gladsford.
Located in different sections throughout railway systems, rail joints provide room for expansion whenever necessary. To keep electrical continuity between the rail at the joint, a "bond wire" is ... (more)
SWP power sits at the entrance to NRE in Dixmoor.
CSX 9969, an ex-MARC GP40WH-2, spends the weekend in the house track at Ardmore, AL on 3/5/17.
Resting on some 4x4 pieces of wood, a 6ft. section of rail has just undergone the process of Flash-Butt welding. The operator of a Chemetron hi-rail truck which houses the welding equipment, just... (more)
The day after the last of 3 snow storms in a row, the Albany Port RR shuffles grain cars in the Port Yard while a set of CSX road power for the Selkirk to Port of Albany local lays over.
A view of two interlocking towers in 1973. Looking northeast on the EJ&E Porter Line is HO tower (N&W, ex NKP, crossing) in the foreground and BART tower (PC, ex PRR, crossing) in the distance. Th... (more)
A WSOR grain extra heads south over the BRC Kenton Sub as it crosses over Jackson Blvd on the far west side of Chicago.
A WSOR grain extra rolls through downtown Glenview on a rare daylight run into Chicago.