Amtrak's northbound Cardinal splits the semaphores at the north end of Linden siding just minutes after dawn. Later, the sky would clear for a gorgeous day of shooting on the Monon.
A very late 353 pauses while the engineer talks to NS Chicago West. 353 is due in at Chicago Union Station at 16:41 and it is already 16:50. There are going to be a lot of grumpy passengers gettin... (more)
Amtrak's Train No. 317 - The Hooiser State - stops to board passengers in the middle of 5th Street at Lafayette.
The Floridian makes a station stop at Lafayette on the old Monon.
The northbound Cardinal is running about a hour late as it races by the north end of Romney. The Cardinal is due at Crawfordvilles at 7:28am, which was the last stop before this photo. This train ... (more)
A setting sun illuminates the snow-blasted front of 90200 as it heads west to Chicago. The snow is a result of traveling through Michigan, where lake effect snow had been falling all day. Smoke f... (more)
On the first day of fall, the Wolverine is running 50 min late. By the time it gets to Hammond it will be about 69 min late.
A pair of ill-fated SDP40Fs lead the southbound Floridian on some street running through downtown Lafayette. The train is making a 10pm station stop at the Lahr Hotel. Fast forward 30 years, and... (more)
Amtrak's Pere Marquette heads into Porter Junction, inbound toward Chicago, during some January "lake effect" snow.
Two baggage cars, 5 passenger cars, and umpteen materials handling cars. This is the old Pennsylvanian from Chicago to New York via Pittsburgh. This section has been discontinued, but you... (more)
Handsome "Bluebonnet Genny" leading a westbound double-ended express on the NS ex-NYC/CR Chicago Line.
Amtrak blows by headed West at 70 MPH.
The westbound Amtrak Lakeshore Limited is partially obscured by blowing snow as it approaches the Front Street grade crossing in Whiting, Ind., headed up by a GE P42DC, Sunday, January 23, 2005.
Chicago-bound on the NS ex-NYC mainline, MP 499.
Chicago bound, Amtrak 29 heads up a short passenger run through Whiting, Indiana on the afternoon of March 29, 2004.