The east end of Bensenville Yard with an unusual dearth of locomotive activity. I can only spot 4 locomotives, and only one of them appears to be active.
Barstow Yard and Mojave Junction from 18,000 feet or so.
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.