An ex KCS unit slowly heads east at the steel mill access-road crossing on the former EJ&E Lakefront Line. Son Mike checks it out after using up a few digital megapixels.
NS 8033 rolls past CP 503 of Norfolk Southern's Chicago Line with another westbound intermodal train on a sunny June afternoon.
Speeding west in 1979 at West Wilson siding. The next stop for passengers will be at Miller.
I1Z rolls down Main 4 as it passes CP 507 where the new vader signals are in place. The sun was literally coming out of a haze bomb so I had to keep messing with the exposure which resulted in a n... (more)
Late running Blue Water is about to pass Amtrak station where it does not stop.
IC 3115 pauses at Ivanhoe with a manifest on a sunny June afternoon.
Westbound empty coal train 75W heads back for the Indiana
coal fields for another load.
Assigned for todays pusher set up Duncan Hill a SD40-2 and
CN GE assist westbound 224 up the grade.
Rolling westward in 1979 on the B&O Garrett Subdivision and crossing the former NYC Michigan Central Porter Branch at Willow Creek Junction. Photo taken from inside the interlocking tower.
NS 5168 brings a long string of coil cars into IHB's Michigan Street Yard in East Chicago, IN.
IHB 4019 and a mate run light past "J" bridge #631 in East Chicago, IN.
CSXT 497 speeds west with a stacker through the Miller neighborhood of Gary, IN on track one of the Barr Subdivision.
The westbound Wolverine rolls by the position lights at CP 506 on the approach for a quick stop at Hammond - Whiting.
Gotta start 'em young...my wife Christina introduces our youngest daughter, 1 year old Naomi, to the sights, sounds, and smells of big time steam railroading, up close and personal, with Nickel Pl... (more)
A SD40-2 has lead a northbound rack train across the Ohio River from Louisville to the LIRC's Jeffersonville yard as it waits to proceed in late day light.