A budding railfan and his grandfather wave farewell to a late Kansas City Mule.
Well friends, here is the last train to pass below the semaphores at Brighton Park. As soon as the train passed workers climbed the tower with the cutting torch.
The 139 makes her first trip of the day thru Brighton. She would also be the last ever under the blades that evening.
The Empire Builder heads towards its next stop at Winona, MN as it enters the CP River Subdivision. (Canon ESO20D, 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM)
The Eastbound California Zephyr approaching the it's first station stop after leaving Oakland at Martinez CA
Amtrak's Calif. Zephyr running late.
Two private coaches certainly make this Amtrak train far from routine.....
Amtrak 139 and a sister Amtrak P42 slowly approach Joliet Union Station with the outbound Texas Eagle. Four special passenger cars were at the end today.
Amtrak 139 pulls into Joliet Union Station with the outbound Texas Eagle, with Private passenger cars California Zephyr the "Silver Dome", a stainless sleeper passenger car, New York Central the "... (more)
Amtrak #7 is about ready to cross Grand Crossing and the BNSF main. (Canon EOS20D, 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM)
AMTK 139 pulls a private car from the Indiana Rail Institute and Ohio Central's Sugar Creek along with its normal consist of 5 regular coaches through Ardenheim.
Toronto to New York
Amtrak's No 5 moves through Reno, NV on the Shoo-Fly.
Amtrak 51 with a rarely seen baggage car hustles south towards Burke.
Followed by AMTK 89, 172, and a very rare Dash-8 #510, which matches the Phase IV of the cars.