Category: commuter train

CB&Q E8 9973

CB&Q E8 9973

CB&Q E8 9973

Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad E8 9973 and E9 9992 at Naperville, Illinois on August 11, 1965, Kodachrome by Chuck Zeiler. On the left 9973 was bringing a Dinky to a station stop at Naperville, and on the right 9992 was passing with Train Number 1, the Denver Zephyr, on the first 28 miles of its overnight run to Denver 1034 miles west of Union Station in Chicago. This was a daily occurrence at about 6:30 PM in Naperville during the 1960’s.

CB&Q E8 9976 and 9964

CB&Q E8 9976 and 9964

CB&Q E8 9976 and 9964

Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad E8 9976 and 9964 westbound at Naperville, Illinois on July 28, 1965, Kodachrome by Chuck Zeiler. The train on the left, headed by E8 9976 is a westbound Dinky braking for the station at Naperville, and the train on the right, headed by E8 9964 is Train # 1, the Denver Zephyr, probably doing his allowed speed of 75 mph.

CB&Q E7 9936A

CB&Q E7 9936A

CB&Q E7 9936A

Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad E7 9936A on Train # 1, The Denver Zephyr, at Berwyn, Illinois on June 27, 1965, Kodachrome by Chuck Zeiler. Also seen in the distance is E8 9943A approaching the Berwyn station with a Dinky.

The GP40P class unit has a Raritan train in …

The GP40P class unit has a Raritan train in tow at Cranford, as seen from the Crusaders RDC.

Cranford, NJ

4/20/1981

Downeaster 681 and a commuter leave North St…

Downeaster 681 and a commuter leave North Station simultaneously

Boston, MA

August 01, 2002

The Wolverine arriving into Chicago Union St…

The Wolverine arriving into Chicago Union Station

June 28, 2003

The Broadway Limited at Downingtown, PA in 19…

The Broadway Limited at Downingtown, PA in 1992 -- 2 Photos

The Broadway Limited at Downingtown, PA in 1992 – 2 Photos by Marty Bernard

Via Flickr:

AMTK F40PHR 373 with Train 41, the Broadway Limited, Downingtown, PA on July 28, 1992. It was sure nice of SEPTA to provide me a train for the photo too.

Amtrak Cascades Trains at Rest in Seattle by …

Amtrak Cascades Trains at Rest in Seattle

Amtrak Cascades Trains at Rest in Seattle by Mark Danielson

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Amtrak Cascades trains at rest in Seattle. A SoundTransit train can be seen in the background.

December 12, 2005

AMTK 420, Tr. 5, The San Francisco Zephyr C…

AMTK 420, Tr. 5, The San Francisco Zephyr

Chicago, IL
8/20/1976

Amtrak Silver Star April 20 2001 Amtrak S…

Amtrak Silver Star April 20 2001

Amtrak Silver Star passing SEPTA MU at Torresdale Station