With a cloud fast approaching, a good looking Warbonnet heads east by CP 42 in East Chicago.
A CSX SD70MAC is in charge of an oil train off the CN in Chicago, as it heads east through CP 502 of the NS Chicago Line.
IHB 1512 is headed south through East Chicago, approaching CP Graselli.
EJ&E 675 and GTW 5812 are on the approach to Jackson Street in Joliet, leading the oil local to the refineries at Millsdale, located a little south of town.
The "Bottle Train" is seen passing through CP Gibson, headed for the Arcelor Mittal plant a few miles up the line.
Fresh from the Arcelor Mittal plant in East Chicago, the
"Bottle Train" heads south across the former B&O at Calumet, bound for the plant in Riverdale.
Headed back into Gibson Yard, an IHB SD20 shoves hard on a string of autoracks. Good to see the SD20's still earning their keep!
IHB 1512 leads a single car out of Michigan Avenue Yard as it heads south at Calumet.
An IHB SW1500 rolls through Hammond with a string of tankers from Michigan Avenue Yard, bound for State Line Yard which is just over the state line in Burnham, IL.
The Belt Job passes through Burnham, bound for BRC's Commercial Avenue Yard.
A pair of South Shore GP38-2's lead the Belt Job through Ogden Dunes.
Not long after sunrise, a pair of UP EMD's lead an ethanol train through CP Gibson.
As Smokey looks on, South Shore's westbound freight to the BRC passes County Line Road.
BCOL 4603 leads a grain train from the WSOR past JB Tower in West Chicago.
After switching Peguiss Yard, Z502 is headed back to CSX rails with its pair of attractive South Shore Geeps.