Even though the full moon was a day ago, it still shines bright over the Chicago skyline and the venerable Pennsy signal bridge as an inbound scoot knocks the PL signal down.
Not a pair of locomotives you can find just any where... The WC unit began life as BN 6539 in 1971. The MN&S is a DT6-6-2000 and was built 12/48.
The local heads north over the Fox River and Echo Lake after completing work in Burlington.
The power from the 21 train rides the CP/Metra main while wyeing at Rondout.
The dinner / mystry theater train prepares to depart Ft Myers on its evening run to the outskirts of Punta Gorda and return.
Heritage paint leads the EMPIRE BUILDER east through Wadsworth.
With the unmistakable towers of Chicago's Loop visible in the background, this Green Line train heads towards Ashland and 63rd.
A Green Line train crosses over in front of us at Tower 12 on its way to Ashland / 63 ST. Trump Tower stands in the distance.
The soon to be retired 2200 series cars hold track 4 as a outbound Red Line train rounds the 90 degree curve at Sheridan Rd on its way to Howard Street.
A Red Line train takes a trip around the turn loop at Howard Street.
Still shining on... even though the replacements have been in place for months, the N&W CPLs continue to light the way at Marion.
Early morning snow clouds push thru as an NS train rolls west under the searchlights and into the big sweeping curve at Ancona.
Nearing the end of the morning blue hour, an Ace leads a UP vehicle train west through Verona while an eastbound Z rolls the opposite direction.
Another Z train climbs into Kingman, flying over Airway Ave.
A light layer of clouds reflect the sodium vapor lights in the distance as the searchlight signals beam brightly. The non-standard signal arrangement is the result of a 2003 derailment. The base... (more)