My Favorite Photographs
There is something special about these photos that has tickled my fancy.
Metra 8458 Bilevel commuter cab-coach car (stainless steel) leads afternoon scoot #648 into the Edison Park station.
Metra 606 GM EMD F40C diesel-electric locomotive "Village of Itasca" pushes train #2140 from the Northbrook station.
Metra 606 GM EMD F40C diesel-electric locomotive "Village of Itasca" pushes train #2140 into the Northbrook station.
Metra 810 Bilevel commuter cab-coach car (stainless steel) leads its inbound dinky #1310 into LaGrange Road station.
(METX 810, LaGrange Road station, My Favorites, METX, METX cab cars, Passenger cars, All Metra Stations, Metra BNSF, index, photographed on 19 February 2000 at LaGrange Road station). Image size is available.
The downtown Chicago skyline, looking north from the Roosevelt Road Yard. The steel bridge in the foreground formerly carried pedestrian traffic. It is now closed, and the largely-wooden bridge from which this photgraph was taken provides access to the station and lakefront.
Metra 1557 Electric bilevel commuter cab-coach [right] leads an outbound two-MU-car train from the Roosevelt Road station. The Field Museum can be seen in the background, and Roosevelt Road Yard is in the foreground.
(METX 1557, Roosevelt Road Yard, 7, My Favorites, METX, METX electric cars, Passenger cars, Rail Yards, other, index, photographed on 26 February 2000 at Roosevelt Road station). Image size is available.
Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 21 April 2019 at 14:24. Photographs and text copyright © 1998-2000 Harold A. Driscoll, All Rights Reserved. Email address is provided exclusively for personal contact, but emphatically not for use for SPAM net.abuse.