A pretty sweet lashup with a Swoosh leading, Whitefaced SD60M triclops second, and an H1 Dash 9 bringing up the rear.
A CSX manifest crests the hill with a better looking SD40-2 and new BNSF ES44AC in tow.
Well Downers Grove has Burlington Ave along the tracks, and here, Westmont has Quincy Street, Clarendon Hills has Railroad Ave...where will I find Chicago Ave along the tracks to complete the name... (more)
4619 pops out from behind an eastbound coal train sporting almost all brand-new, New Logo hoppers. Motorists at Cass Ave I'm sure weren't to happy about this - and after this intermodal ended, ano... (more)
No pumpkins to be seen on this westbound empty. Just a pair of predecessor schemes and a whole train of brand new hoppers...almost...notice the first car.
That sculpture won't last too long on this 45F day
The one problem with Amtrak's replaceable nose - the subtle differences in the shades of blue on various P42s. This one has a "light nose."
A troublesome 10 minutes for this Metra train at Westmont. Some MoW had just finished their job and left the area, but they left their red flags up. Metra came up the hill and hit the brakes when ... (more)
A BN GP30 and Bluebonnet GP7 on the point - sweet!
The Southwest Chief crests the hill with a private car on the rear. It was a very nicely done GM&O 6-axle car with a rear obs.