A duo of CSX SD40-2s lead CN M337 west through the city.
IC 1029 leads L537, a Kirk to Glenn train, west through the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago. At one point this is where the IC, Santa Fe, and the GM&O all crossed the Bubbly Creek.
It's a gorgeous day in downtown Chicago and CN gave us fans a good one! Here we see CSXT 8823 lead M337 through Chicago on the old Illinois Central. To the left is the St. Charles Air Line drawbri... (more)
NIRC SW1 #2 serves as the shop switcher at Metra's 47th Street Facility. On a cloudy afternoon, it's seen doing its switching work. Unlike it's sister (NIRC 1), #2 is rarely viewed by the public e... (more)
A Saturday afternoon Metra commuter train heads out of Chicago on the Milwaukee behind MP36 426. The train is passing under one of the more unique signal installations on Metra, with signal heads ... (more)
A trio of IC SD70s lead CN L536 south at 41st Street in Chicago.
Q369 heads west on NS rails with an impressive lash-up of six CSX AC4400CW's, the first four being in the original YN2 scheme. The Cumberland, MD originated train is approaching CP 509, where it'l... (more)
A four-pack of Santa Fe GP60Ms are awaiting their next assignment at the Corwith Yard service tracks. Tom Golden photo.
Back in 1986 I was promoted to a Road Foreman's position based in Chicago for the NEW SOO LINE RR that now included the entire Milwaukee Road property.....since us old Milwaukee guy's basically to... (more)
On an overcast day, an Amtrak lite engine move consisting of three E-units and an F40PH are seen at 21st Street Interlocking. Tom Golden photo.
A North Western rush hour train is crossing the MILW diamonds at Mayfair Tower in Chicago.
UP 1972 leads CP G45 south on the Belt, nearing Clearing. A TRE F59PH is third out.