A set of power lays over at the edge of the Conrail world.
CN 2297 leads a westbound manifest across the CF&E (PRR) diamond just west of Valparasio, IN.
Eastbound bottles continue the journey to the steel mills of East Chicago, IN.
As a couple trains await clearance to proceed, the Bottle Train passes by with a high hood GP38-2 on the point. The high hood GP38-2's are in the process of being rebuilt into Admiral Cabs, so get... (more)
Eastbound over the US 30 bridge with the line's history obviously showing.
NS 4623 rolls long hood forward along the CF&E and towards the connection with Norfolk Southern's Chicago District at East Hobart.
UP 4458 leads a westbound manifest along Norfolk Southern's Chicago Line and through Ogden Dunes, IN.
Shoving coal empties back across Lake street in Miller on the CSXT Barr Subdivision interchange connection.
CREX ES44AC #1344 leads a westbound oil train through Pine Junction.
A fast intermodal heads east through Porter Junction at CP 482 on the NS Chicago Line.
Heading west on the Norfolk Southern Chicago Line at milepost 488. This train came down from Michigan on the CSXT Grand Rapids Sub (ex C&O Pere Marquette) and entered the Chicago Line at Porter Ju... (more)
CSX K635 holds at Columbia Avenue, awaiting a signal at State Line Interlocking. An NS SD70/SD60 combo was a nice catch this evening.
Illinois Central SW14 1497 shoves hard back into Kirk Yard. Come July, this unit will be 64 years old. Still runs like a champ!
An EMD SD60M is leading NS 36J west on the Chicago Line at Ogden Dunes Indiana.