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A train caboose was usually the last car on a freight train, goods train, or passenger train, used as crew quarters or as a brake car at the rear of the train. In some parts of the world, these cars are called "Brake Vans" or "Guard Vans"

This category is for the logging of permanently displayed train caboose cars, brake vans or guard vans.
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Image for Santa Fe Prairie & Caboose - Hodgkins, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesSanta Fe Prairie & Caboose - Hodgkins, IL

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The caboose (ATSF 999789) and the adjacent 10.8 acre prairie land were donated by the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad in 1998. On Leon Cook Road adjacent to the Des Plaines River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/4/2008

last visited: 11/11/2011

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Train CaboosesSanta Fe Prairie Caboose

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Santa Fe Prairie has been called the birthplace of the prairie preservation movement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SSG Scout

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/28/2008

last visited: 11/11/2011

Image for Kid Safety City Caboose - Bridgeview, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesKid Safety City Caboose - Bridgeview, IL

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ATSF ex-Indiana Harbor Belt 76, steel, cupola, in Commissioners Park near 81 St. & Oketo Ave., near IHB tracks

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/22/2010

last visited: never

Image for Metropolitan Sanitary District of Greater Chicago (MSDGC) 1781 caboose - Stickney, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesMetropolitan Sanitary District of Greater Chicago (MSDGC) 1781 caboose - Stickney, IL

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Rusting, yellow, along an old spur and a bit tricky to get to.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

Image for Safety Town caboose - Cicero, ILview gallery

NENE11.6 km

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Train CaboosesSafety Town caboose - Cicero, IL

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Nicely painted red & yellow, located in Cicero's Safety Town - for all the little (and big) kids to enjoy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/23/2011

last visited: never

Image for MILW 991878 - Maywood, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesMILW 991878 - Maywood, IL

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Yellow Milwaukee Road caboose serving as an office for a local refuse service company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/2/2011

last visited: never

Image for Lemont Safety Village caboose - Lemont, ILview gallery

SWSW14.8 km

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Train CaboosesLemont Safety Village caboose - Lemont, IL

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ICG 199555; Builder: ICRR in Centralia, Illinois; Year: 1969. Painted orange. Located in the Lemont Safety Village at 55 Stephen Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/31/2009

last visited: never

Image for Forlorn caboose on southwest side of Chicago, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesForlorn caboose on southwest side of Chicago, IL

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Found this while driving by on the way back from the White Sox game. Unlike so many of the other waymarked cabooses, this one sits forlornly in a fenced in area, in need of a good cleaning and paint job.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/11/2009

last visited: never

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Train CaboosesOrland Park Train Station Caboose

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Caboose and boxcar on a detached rail at a village train station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SSG Scout

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/3/2008

last visited: 1/30/2010

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Train CaboosesRock Island 17039 - Homer Glen, IL

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Red, in need of TLC and a paint job, on private (but accessible) property.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/13/2012

last visited: never

Image for CB&Q Waycar #14584 - Lisle Station Park, Lisle, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesCB&Q Waycar #14584 - Lisle Station Park, Lisle, IL

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From Chicago, Burlington & Quincy line. Retired in 1976. On display near Depot Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/25/2008

last visited: never

Image for Milwaukee Railroad caboose - Franklin Park, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesMilwaukee Railroad caboose - Franklin Park, IL

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Caboose given to the Village of Franklin Park in October 1975. Now displayed outside at Tower Park (Tower B-12) Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/19/2009

last visited: 6/9/2008

Image for CRI&P 17869 - Tinley Park, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesCRI&P 17869 - Tinley Park, IL

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Red former CRI&P 17869 ex-Northern Illinois RR Corp.(Metra) 2002, steel, cupola caboose. All markings now painted over :(

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/22/2017

last visited: never

Image for Virginian 334 Caboose - Romeoville, ILview gallery

SWSW22.4 km

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Train CaboosesVirginian 334 Caboose - Romeoville, IL

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Red caboose serving in a safety town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/18/2013

last visited: never

Image for Milwaukee 992114 - Bensenville, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesMilwaukee 992114 - Bensenville, IL

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Orange bay window caboose attached to Chicago Gravel Company steam locomotive #18 (built by Alco in 1922) and Hiawatha passenger car (Mt. St Helens.)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/29/2009

last visited: never

Image for Safety Town Caboose - Glendale Heights, ILview gallery

NWNW25.4 km

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Train CaboosesSafety Town Caboose - Glendale Heights, IL

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Formerly MILW 02170, steel, bay window.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: never

Image for Cosley Zoo Caboose - Wheaton, ILview gallery

NWNW25.6 km

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Train CaboosesCosley Zoo Caboose - Wheaton, IL

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Caboose located at a local park district zoo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/8/2008

last visited: 7/28/2009

Image for St. James Farm Caboose - Warrenville, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesSt. James Farm Caboose - Warrenville, IL

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CB&Q 14351 as BN 14351, wood, cupola, built July 1906. Now on display on the beautiful grounds of St. James Farm, Dupage Forest Preserves.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: never

Image for Children's Safety Town Caboose - Naperville, ILview gallery

WW26.4 km

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Train CaboosesChildren's Safety Town Caboose - Naperville, IL

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CP 434620 as BN 00028P, steel, now painted green and yellow and located in Naperville Safety Town. Used for training little ones about railroad crossing safety.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/20/2009

last visited: 3/7/2012

Image for Homewood Railroad Park Caboose - Homewood, ILview gallery

SESE26.7 km

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Train CaboosesHomewood Railroad Park Caboose - Homewood, IL

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Illinois Central caboose 199426 lovingly restored and partnered with IC Engine GP10 8408 on display near the Metra train station, surrounded by a protective fence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/4/2011

last visited: never

Image for Old Caboose Ice Cream Shoppe - Flossmoor, ILview gallery

SESE28.2 km

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Train CaboosesOld Caboose Ice Cream Shoppe - Flossmoor, IL

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An authentic renovated Illinois Central caboose, located on the south lawn of Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery on its own set of tracks!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/22/2011

last visited: 12/23/2011

Image for Elgin, Joliet and Eastern Railway 543 Caboose - Carol Stream, ILview gallery

NWNW28.8 km

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Train CaboosesElgin, Joliet and Eastern Railway 543 Caboose - Carol Stream, IL

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EJ&E 543 steel, cupola, located in Armstrong Park adjacent to relocated Gretna Station depot building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: never

Image for Oakton Junction caboose - Arlington Heights, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesOakton Junction caboose - Arlington Heights, IL

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A former Rock Island Line caboose, RI 17042 painted red and yellow, with prior address number on Oakton Avenue (2400) on the side.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/1/2009

last visited: 8/4/2010

Image for IC 9951 caboose - Matteson, ILview gallery

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Train CaboosesIC 9951 caboose - Matteson, IL

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Faded red and forlorn caboose in parking lot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/18/2011

last visited: 12/2/2011

Image for Rail Fan Park caboose - EJ&E #531 -  Park Forest, ILview gallery

SESE31.9 km

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Train CaboosesRail Fan Park caboose - EJ&E #531 - Park Forest, IL

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Former Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway #531 built in 1956 by Morrison International.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/15/2016

last visited: never

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