Nickel Plate Road 765, a 1944 Lima Locomotives built 2-8-4 Berkshire leads the “Joliet Rocket” through New Lenox en route to Chicago LaSalle Street Station. on a beautiful Sunday, September mornin... (more)
NKP 765 leads the first "Joliet Rocket" of the weekend under the historic New Lenox Wabash bridge.
NKP 765 opens up as she hauls the Joliet Rocket through Robbins, IL under Rock Island searchlights.
Metra 410 leads the Joliet Rocket back west through New Lenox.
NKP 765 races east past a small crowd in New Lenox.
NKP 765 charges through Mokena with the "Joliet Rocket".
Nickel Plate Road 765, a 1942 Lima Locomotives built 2-8-4 Berkshire arrives in Chicago at LaSalle Street Station during the Sunday afternoon "Joliet Rocket" excursion. This was the last... (more)
Nickel Plate Road 765, a 1944 Lima Locomotives built 2-8-4 Berkshire is moved on a deadhead of the “Joliet Rocket” through Tinley Park with a Metra diesel leading.
NKP 765 puts on a great show as it heads east with the Joliet Rocket. It was a beautiful morning to shoot some mainline steam along the old Rock Island!
NKP 765 leads the Joliet Rocket over Cermak Road in Chicago as seen from the CTA Cermak/Chinatown platform. A outbound Metra meets the 765 in the meantime.
NKP 765 brings up the rear of the deadhead of the Joliet Rocket, passing through downtown Mokena.
NKP 765 charges east of of Joliet with the first trip of the Joliet Rocket for the day. The fresh painted Berk looked awesome on this gorgeous September morning.