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  1. Surprise appearance

    Surprise appearance

    UP 1988, Miss Katy, leads the IG3OA into North Platte. I did not expect to see a heritage unit out here, but I'll take it.
  2. Five times the fun

    Five times the fun

    Five standard cab UP EMDs lead the LGIGI into North Platte.
  3. Foggy departure

    Foggy departure

    UP 844 departs North Platte in a heavy fog with the Shiloh Limited.
  4. AZER 6070

    AZER 6070

    AZER 6070 sits in Sturtevant on the wye.
  5. IC on the CP

    IC on the CP

    IC SD70 1018 splits the searchlights at Wood Dale with G35.
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    Franklin Park, IL

    Location Franklin Park is located in the western suburbs of Chicago, near O Hare airport. Directions/how to get here From I-290, exit at 25th Avenue northbound, 25th will take you directly into Franklin Park. You can also get here by taking a Metra Milwaukee District West train directly...
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    Calumet Tower/CP 502 - East Chicago

    Calumet Tower and CP 502 are two great locations to view trains. Location: Calumet Tower and CP 502 are both located in East Chicago, Indiana. Directions: From I-80/94 exit at Kennedy Avenue northbound. Kennedy ends at the junction. Make a left at the end of Kennedy and make a right...
  8. EMDX 808

    EMDX 808

    EMDX 824 leads R-CHI452 east through Naperville. This view will soon change quite drastically, as BNSF is replacing all three signal bridges visable in this photo with new ones.
  9. BNSF 4915

    BNSF 4915

    BNSF 4915 leads a westbound stack train through Naperville. This CB&Q signal bridge is also being replaced.
  10. Bluebonnet duo

    Bluebonnet duo

    A nice pair of bluebonnets, led by GP50 3193, lead the 452 local under the CB&Q signals in Naperville.
  11. BNSF 5826

    BNSF 5826

    BNSF ES44AC 5826 leads a eastbound power move under the soon to be replaced signal bridge in Naperville.
  12. Amtrak 154

    Amtrak 154

    Amtrak P42 154 pulls into Naperville with the eastbound Illinois Zephyr. The CB&Q signal bridge is currently in the process of being replaced by new signals.
  13. Badger State EJ&E!

    Badger State EJ&E!

    EJ&E SD38-2 665 switches the yard at Plover, WI. It's quite far from its old home here!
  14. SP 4449

    SP 4449

    4449 passes under the new generic signals at Porter Junction. These recently replaced all the old NYC signals here.
  15. SP 4449

    SP 4449

    SP 4449 makes its way through downtown Chicago after cutting off its train. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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