The Waukegan local arrives at Rondout. The relatively fresh paint looks ok, I would still rather see it in a nice shade of brown though.
The west end road freight makes its delivery to the CP.
Crossing over from 1 to 2 to get on the Fox Lake sub.
One of the "Big" Metra units drags 4 cars out to Fox Lake.
A Metra train from Fox Lake swings onto the Canadian Pacific at Rondout.
The 310 worked as a temp replacement for the 703. The nose strobe is recent addition.
The EJ&E's west end road train gets put away after they deliver one car to the CP.
The crew wyes the power, riding on the C&M sub for a very short distance.
What a Metra DPU? Not really, the 416 had a mechanical failure so the 2129 pushes 2125's train out to Fox Lake.
Cab detail shot.
An eastbound freight heads thru Rondout in the late afternoon sun.
Todays westbound Hiawatha features two and a half engines...
No container surfing today, as this new GEVO slides an eastbound double stack train under the signal bridge and past the Metra Fox Lake cutoff on its way to Bensenville.
A "Baby 8" crosses over as it passes below the Northshore bike trail.
A northbound Metra passes a signal bridge near Rondout Tower on its way towards Fox Lake.