Muncie & Western #8 is posed with a couple of Stillwell coaches on the Whitewater Valley Railroad. This locomotive is currently not operational, but plans are underway to restore it to operation ... (more)
It's a pleasant early Sunday evening as many try their luck
fishing at the Falls of the Ohio as LIRC's J12A passes
unnoticed heading for Louisville.
On my way to work on November 18, 2009, the dispatcher calls to inform me I72 left a track indication between Attica and Marshfield. After obtaining Track Authority, I put my hyrail truck on the ... (more)
LIRC's 2005 and 2303 work Essroc cement plant yard.
CSS SD38-2 804 is switching out a cut of cars under NICTD catenary wire at Bailly Town, near Burns Harbor.
IC GP40R 3108 switches at Ivanhoe with L516.
After delivering and picking up a few cars at the Essroc plant at Speed Indiana LIRC's 2303 and 2005 return to their yard.
You'll be waiting a long time for this train... the abandoned Gary Union Station is left wide open and pretty much gutted, yet some enterprising soul left a chair in the waiting area.
A Norfolk Southern work train passes under the old Michigan Central coaling tower on the outskirts of Michigan City, Ind.
A South Shore train is going away east as it rolls down 11th Street in Michigan City, Ind., past the old CSS&SB station. The new station is a plastic bubble behind the train.
NYC Heritage under NYC signals.
I heard the New York Central Railroad heritage unit would be leading 65R, and my first thought was to catch it in Waterloo. In the PTC era, these signal's days ar... (more)
A set of Union Pacific power sits at the generating station in Michigan City, Ind. The cooling tower does its best to generate clouds to block the sun.
Wooden catenary poles still flank the last of the great interurban routes in the U.S., the South Shore. The bi-level gallery cars are the newest cars on the roster.
A westbound Norfolk Southern freight rolls through Ogden Dunes, Ind., one of several trains in a non-stop parade on a spring afternoon.
All that remains of #8 - involved in the 2007 Pere Marquette accident in Chicago.