Metra 199 at La Grange

March 13, 2004. La Grange, Illinois.

A Metra commuter train has the high green on BNSF's Chicago Subdivision as Metra 199 gets ready to push its train east out of the station.

This image was scanned from a 35mm slide on a Nikon Coolscan 9000 ED film scanner. Post processing was done in Adobe Photoshop.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.


  1. I've never heard that nickname applied to this locomotive before, but I can see how it fits.


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