With a nine car train in tow, Metra F40PH-2 156 pulls an outbound train under the CNW searchlight signals at Tower A-2 on the UP Geneva Sub during a Friday evening rush.
Metra F40PH-2 175 leads an outbound commuter train during a Friday evening rush on the UP Geneva Sub, passing under former CNW signal bridges as it heads through the Tower A-2 Junction. At this ju... (more)
A pair of CSX ES40DC's are on the point of a transfer freight in Melrose Park, Illinois getting ready to depart the Union Pacific Proviso Yard and head east for home rails.
Metra F40 134 shoves towards downtown Chicago during a Friday afternoon rush hour on the elevated section of the UP line. The train will terminate at the Ogilvie Transportation Center and become a... (more)
UP 1943 heads west on the ol' CNW E-W main passing under the signal bridge at Euclid Ave in Oak Park which still hosts a trio of CNW style E's.
A pair of Union Pacific GP15's work at UP's California Avenue Coach Yard, switching out cars to ready train sets for the evening rush. These GP15's are equipped with long drawbars in order to clea... (more)
An inbound Metra train speeds through Tower A-2, passing underneath a set of CNW searchlights under a classic signal bridge. The train in the background is departing the coach yard for downtown.
In the early evening light, CSX W226, with a former Clinchfield SD40 leading, slowly glides under the former Chicago and Northwestern "Type E" signals that are still directing traffic to... (more)
UP 7512 leads a 295-car train of WEPX empties with the power arranged 1x4x1 westward in the last light of the day.
It's a busy morning at Union Pacific's Proviso Yard in Chicago. EMD SD40N 1979 is pulling down a cut of mixed freight as it builds a train for departure.