The illustrious Pennsy E's and business cars roll in toward Chicago Union Station at dusk. Add one more to the huge number of Pennsylvania-adorned passenger trains that this lift bridge has hoste... (more)
PHL 62 backs a long line of containers into the docks of Port of Long Beach, amidst some oddly placed, Pepto-colored flowers.
Busy day at the port.
An odd lashup to see on BNSF's northern transcon ... a Soo SD60 (assuming this is a CP trackage rights train), followed by two ex-Chessie geeps, re-branded to ??
The junction south to Great Fal... (more)
A strange lashup ... an IHB yard transfer between IHB Gibson (IN) Yard and Blue Island (IL) Yard, led by a GTW SD40-3, leased from the KCS.
Heading down the 6-track thoroughfare, through Hyde Park bound for Markham Yard.
A busy spot often, Brighton Park Crossing here has a northbound WC transfer hitting the diamonds just before a southbound UP/NS transfer likely bound for Ashland Yard.
A scene that may vanish ...
This is the only time I ever witnessed trains passing in downtown Chicago on the CN.
Also, interestingly, not long after this photo, this signal brid... (more)
Up from Homewood, IC 6057 and a set of 4 CN motors approach downtown Chicago the old fashioned way. Metra/South Shore electric lines make this 6-track thoroughfare fare pretty unique.
A pair of home-rebuilt IC geeps work the southwest end of Glenn Yard, along I-55 in southwest Chicago.
Coal bound for Tampa hits the diamonds in Plant City where the CSX (ACL) crosses the CSX (SAL). To left is a railroad station that (if memory serves correct) used to service both tracks/railroads... (more)
The eastbound Empire Builder rolls into the siding. In about 30 seconds it will pass the westbound Empire Builder<... (more)