IAIS 516 leading SIBI into Blue Island under the soon to fall Rock Island signals.
Joliet bound train passes the soon to be replaced Rock Island signals.
Metra 416 leads a outbound train under the soon to fall Rock Island cantilevers in Robbins.
A Joliet-bound Metra train passes beneath the Rock Island searchlights at Robbins.
Unfamiliar territory! With the diamonds at CP Canal along the usual route being replaced, Amtrak's Lincoln Service and Texas Eagle trains were detoured down Metra's Rock Island District. The outbo... (more)
Nickel Plate Road 2-8-4 #765 cruises under the former Rock Island signal bridge at CP Robbins near Blue Island, IL with the "Joliet Rocket" excursion bound for Chicago. The engine put on... (more)
Nickel Plate Road 765 charges towards LaSalle Street with the 2018 Joliet Rocket!
NKP 765 opens up as she hauls the Joliet Rocket through Robbins, IL under Rock Island searchlights.
The Joliet Rocket passes under Rock Island searchlight signals just west of Metra's Robbins station.
The first "Joliet Rocket" of the weekend passes the Rock Island signal bridge at CP Robbins.
NKP 765 leads a Metra excursion east through the old Rock Island signals at Robbins, Illinois. Extensive track work was happening on main 2 which explains NKP 765 being on main 1.
CRL 4200 leads a freight train west through Robbins, Illinois.
The Rock Island heritage unit leads SIBI east under original Rock Island searchlights at Robbins.
Iowa Interstate's Rock Island heritage unit leads SIBI-28 past CP Robbins on the Metra Rock Island District on a hot late spring morning