METX 185 departs Union Station shortly before rush hour.
BN 9916 backs into Union Station
The bridge is the St. Charles Airline's over the South Branch of the Chicago River.
RTA's Three Aces heading out on the Rock Island Line with Harriman Coaches. Had to be a warm day because the new F40P could not supply steam heat.
Afternoon inbound about to duck under the Roosevelt Road Bridge.
A perfect ABA set.
CR 7508 and 5959 (Why Two Geeps? My Guess, We Don't Trust Our Power) Head One of Two Evening Commuter trains to Valpariaso The smoke? After the diesels idled in Union Station for a while s... (more)
These were the units for one of the two afternoon Valparaiso commuter trains. 7508 was ex-NYC and the second unit, 5959, was ex-PRR GP7.
The Evolutrionary Step Between an Hood and a Geep.
What's Happening Here? It was part of a near-in piggyback operation. The NW-2 was built 12/47, ex-P&LE 8708.
A dinky rolls out of the downtown Metra yard toward Chicago Union Station to load up with commuters before the run to the western suburbs while AMTK 500 rolls toward the Amtrak shops.
An inbound train with horizon coaches and a cabbage car rolls toward Chicago Union Station. The lead unit is in need of new decals...
The evening commuter to Joliet.