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Local traffic around Willow Springs and Lemont once warranted a yard here at the end of the Argonne Branch. However, the decline of local traffic and the building of nearby Willow Springs yard most likely resulted in the dismantling of Argonne Yard.
Here, extended vision caboose no...
Well its really a BNSF caboose, but it hasn't been patched. Shot taken along a creek by the Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve, near Lemont, Illinois. The local is returning to Hodgkins from the spur by Argonne Labs.
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