Good afternoon, Chicago! From high above Tower A-2, we see a Metra train making way into the heart of downtown, shortly after departing the old Chicago & North Western coach yard at California Ave... (more)
Passing the 1907-built Tower A-2, the Milwaukee Road heritage unit makes its way to Fox Lake.
An F59PHI shoves an inbound to Chicago Union Station as it passes the still manned Tower A2. An outbound can be seen approaching as well. Numerous Metra lines pass through this location, making it... (more)
A P32 pushes an inbound Hiawatha service train through A-2. The P32 was running as protection power, and judging by the bad smell coming from the P42 it was a good thing it was there. Note the swi... (more)
A ferry move to Union Station crosses the UP. Note the ex-CNW Pullman Standard bi-level second in the consist.
An outbound Hiawatha service passes an inbound Empire Builder at the A-2 cross-over. Note the CPLs, some of the last in Chicago.
A frosty P42 brings up the rear of an inbound Hiawatha service train at dusk.
An inbound ferry move clears the Western interlocking over the UP west line.
A commuter awaiting his train sits oblivious to the chaos of the beginning of the evening Rush as scoots are ferried to the coach yard passing outbound trains