A strange lashup ... an IHB yard transfer between IHB Gibson (IN) Yard and Blue Island (IL) Yard, led by a GTW SD40-3, leased from the KCS.
It was almost an afterthought to turn and photograph this last movement at dusk in October of 1976, as two Louisville & Nashville U30 C's, with caboose 6370 in trail, hammer across the IHB and Che... (more)
CSXT 1512 and 2659 roll past Dolton Tower, headed from CSXT Barr Yard to UP Yard Center to pick up transfer freight.
Steel coils bound for Gibson Yard wait on what's left of the old Pennsylvania RR alignment through the morass of yards and junctions in Riverdale and Dolton. The tower at Dolton Crossing is visibl... (more)
Ex-Algoma, now GTW 5940 leads IHB's oddball PB1 (Power Booster One) and its mate from Gibson Yard to Blue Island Yard.
NS 5412 backs over Dolton Crossing with a set of bottle cars.
Too bad the drainage ditch wasn't a bit wider! CR GP-38-2 8126 and fairly new SD-60 6864 have a w/b grain train moving towards the MP diamonds at Dolton. 24MAR90
SOO 6046 & CP 2816 head toward CSX Barr Yard to change crews.