My 500th photo on Railpictures! An outbound Metra train passes Clyde yard on the mainline. Note Clyde's East Tower to the extreme right.
An inbound dinky approaches the Cicero Metra station at the same time as an outbound.
An outbound Metra train passes the old Milwaukee Road signal bridge guarding the west end of Pacific Junction.
A double-header SWS train comes off the bridge at 21st Street.
The Pullman standard bilevel riding behind the F40 is a nice break from the usual stainless steel rolling stock.
The power for the Mars local makes its running around move in Galewood.
After waiting for a few Metra trains, the Mars local pulls out of Galewood yard and takes the high iron.
A South Shore train highballs under McCormick place.
An NS dash-9 switching Global II passes a former Conrail dash-8 and a UP ACe.
A UP train off the IHB snakes past an unusual visitor to the yard, and a long line of new GEVOs.
The dismal state of the economy and the arrival of new GEVOs has sent many older units to the deadline. Here we see a dash-nine at the head of the line, along with a large number of switcher units... (more)
An inbound manifest off the IHB passes a long line of newly delivered GEVOs.
Two UP units making their way into the Global I yard are dwarfed by the gigantic former warehouses now renovated as condos.