Together Again. For the first time in decades, both of Webb Rail's former Northern Pacific Railway Budd built Pullman dome/sleeper 313 (WEBX 801044) former Northern Pacific Railway Budd bui... (more)
Metra trains powered by Burlington Northern E9s assemble at Chicago Union Station in October 1983, waiting patiently for commuters to board for a trip home to the western suburbs.
Metra F40 122 leads an outbound commuter train from Union Station as it crosses the lift bridge over the Chicago River and heads down the South West District.
Outbound Metra Electric District
The CTA Holiday train crosses over the Chicago River on the CTA Pink line.
A Conrail SW900 assists an Amtrak train through 21st Street Interlocking. Tom Golden photo.
A trio of Conrail 4-axles cross the South Branch of the Chicago River at 21st Street Interlocking. Tom Golden photo.
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)
CTA 6711-6712 are seen heading into the State Street Subway after making a run from the Skokie Shops to Midway.
A duo of IC SD70’s and a CN Gevo lead L536 past the GM&O cantilever near Corwith on the Joliet Sub.
A pair of freshly painted former Rock Island GP18s leads a sister unit on a Chicago Rail Link drag passing through Pullman Junction. Tom Golden photo.
Metra 89 leads a outbound train past Tower A-2, meeting a light F40.
After making a pickup and a setout at the Port of Chicago (Iroquois Landing), the "Short Line" makes the short trip back to its yard just a few blocks away. SW1500 #31 leads two bay wind... (more)
On July 31, 1983, Norfolk Southern operated a round trip steam special between Chicago and Fort Wayne, IN with N&W 611. The train is seen being moved through Chicago's Pullman Junction by a GP38A... (more)