Classic Chicago Scene
Metra 823 departs OTC for Kenosha, WI with a non-rebuilt F40 leading. This F40PH-2, #138 will soon be rebuilt to the F40PH-3 class.
A Tribute to the B&O: CSX’s Office Car Special Train, symbol P001-06, skirts the Hudson River on their northbound trip up the River Line to Selkirk and eventually to Worcester, MA. The train fea... (more)
Metra 917 makes a station stop in Lemont with a F40PH-2 leading.
Metra 110 shoves train 919 into the coach yard as a Metra Rock Island inbound waits to depart for Chicago with a MP36PH.
Metra 110 departs Lockport station with Heritage Corridor 919 for Joliet.
Via Rail train # 35 is entering Coteau train station on a warm and sunny winter morning.
It is rather unusual to see a locomotive on the inbound side of an MBTA commuter rail train. Due to the forecast today, several sets had engines on each end to deal with snow. Train 1306 is seen a... (more)
Metra F40 154 pounds the diamond at A-2 and shoves a long train towards downtown during an afternoon rush in Chicago, Illinois. This train is on the UP Geneva Sub and will turn at the Ogilvie Tran... (more)
Metra F40 154 shoves it's train towards downtown Chicago for its first run of the afternoon, passing through the Tower A2 control point after leaving the coach yard.
Broken Beyond Repair
MBTA screamer #1007 built in 1978 sits abandoned in the Rochester dead line. At some point, vandals got to these units and stole horns, bells, numberboards, broke wi... (more)
No Longer Screaming
The MBTA F40PH "Screamer" dead line sits in Rochester with 15 long-retired F40s. The future of these units is still uncertain, with only 3 units (1009, 1014, 1016) so... (more)
VIA Rail F40PH-2 6417 and MLW FPB-4 6865 leading train 14 The Ocean at Rogersville, New Brunswick in April 1987.
Two of CSX's F40PHs lead the OCS south through Momence.