By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 41° 51.551 W 088° 05.573 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Train Cabooses
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here Caboose Chasers
Description:
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.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 61 Page: 1 of 3 prev<<<[123]>>>next
Image for Cosley Zoo Caboose - Wheaton, ILview gallery

NWNW3.1 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesCosley Zoo Caboose - Wheaton, IL

in Train Cabooses

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

SWSW6.3 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesSt. James Farm Caboose - Warrenville, IL

in Train Cabooses

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 Safety Town Caboose - Glendale Heights, ILview gallery

NN6.8 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesSafety Town Caboose - Glendale Heights, IL

in Train Cabooses

Formerly MILW 02170, steel, bay window.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/7/2011

last visited: never

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

SS6.9 km

Log it!

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

in Train Cabooses

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

NWNW7.2 km

Log it!

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

in Train Cabooses

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 Children's Safety Town Caboose - Naperville, ILview gallery

SWSW12.4 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesChildren's Safety Town Caboose - Naperville, IL

in Train Cabooses

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 Milwaukee Road 01839 - Itasca, ILview gallery

NENE13.8 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesMilwaukee Road 01839 - Itasca, IL

in Train Cabooses

Orange caboose in a park that also has the relocated and restored Itasca Historical Depot Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: never

Image for Milwaukee 992114 - Bensenville, ILview gallery

NENE16.3 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesMilwaukee 992114 - Bensenville, IL

in Train Cabooses

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 Depot Museum Caboose #14662- Batavia, ILview gallery

WW18 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesDepot Museum Caboose #14662- Batavia, IL

in Train Cabooses

Caboose from Burlington Northern, now located at the history museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/21/2008

last visited: never

Image for CB&Q 13821 caboose - Mooseheart, ILview gallery

WW20 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesCB&Q 13821 caboose - Mooseheart, IL

in Train Cabooses

Located on the grounds of Mooseheart Child City & School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/21/2008

last visited: never

Image for Milwaukee Railroad caboose - Franklin Park, ILview gallery

NENE20.4 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesMilwaukee Railroad caboose - Franklin Park, IL

in Train Cabooses

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: 8/26/2018

Image for Burlington Route 13690 - Aurora, ILview gallery

SWSW20.9 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesBurlington Route 13690 - Aurora, IL

in Train Cabooses

Well maintained, painted silver, red & black, steel, wide vision, on display near the Aurora Metra station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/1/2012

last visited: 7/15/2014

Image for Oakton Junction caboose - Arlington Heights, ILview gallery

NENE21.7 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesOakton Junction caboose - Arlington Heights, IL

in Train Cabooses

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 MILW 991878 - Maywood, ILview gallery

EE21.7 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesMILW 991878 - Maywood, IL

in Train Cabooses

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: 8/26/2018

Image for Lemont Safety Village caboose - Lemont, ILview gallery

SS21.7 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesLemont Safety Village caboose - Lemont, IL

in Train Cabooses

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 Santa Fe Prairie & Caboose - Hodgkins, ILview gallery

SESE22.5 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesSanta Fe Prairie & Caboose - Hodgkins, IL

in Train Cabooses

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

Image for Santa Fe Prairie Cabooseview gallery

SESE22.5 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesSanta Fe Prairie Caboose

in Train Cabooses

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 Virginian 334 Caboose - Romeoville, ILview gallery

SS24 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesVirginian 334 Caboose - Romeoville, IL

in Train Cabooses

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 Kid Safety City Caboose - Bridgeview, ILview gallery

SESE26.9 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesKid Safety City Caboose - Bridgeview, IL

in Train Cabooses

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 Safety Town caboose - Cicero, ILview gallery

EE27.7 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesSafety Town caboose - Cicero, IL

in Train Cabooses

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

EE28.2 km

Log it!

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

in Train Cabooses

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 EJ&E 514 caboose - Plainfield, iLview gallery

SS29.5 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesEJ&E 514 caboose - Plainfield, iL

in Train Cabooses

Well preserved, red caboose alongside the relocated historic EJ&E Depot No. 4 and EJ&E 65296 boxcar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/18/2013

last visited: never

Image for Rock Island 17039 - Homer Glen, ILview gallery

SESE30.3 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesRock Island 17039 - Homer Glen, IL

in Train Cabooses

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 Orland Park Train Station Cabooseview gallery

SESE33 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesOrland Park Train Station Caboose

in Train Cabooses

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

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

EE33.2 km

Log it!

Train CaboosesForlorn caboose on southwest side of Chicago, IL

in Train Cabooses

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

Total Records: 61 Page: 1 of 3 prev<<<[123]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)