With the landmark Franklin Park water tower in the background, a set of UP power waits for a CP train before departing the leads of Bensenville Yard.
A great place to watch trains, the Metra station at Mannheim Road.
An eastbound coal train approaches the La Fox station platform as a Metra "Dinky" heads west in the background.
Former "J" unit switches the CN yard with the conductor riding on the front step.
Westbound 21Z approaches Porter.
The MGA heritage unit leads empty hopper train Y73 back towards the mines of its home turf.
Running down Main Street in West Brownsville.
EMD MAC's pass Big Mac's!
A well-powered eastbound passes the strange little town of Jacobs Creek.
Eastbound 20R approaches Homewood on the Ft. Wayne Line.