4015 heads south past calumet tower with a small consist.
A westbound IHB freight from East Chicago to Blue Island seen here approaching Gibson Yard with a pair of SD20s... How nice!
IHB 2923 rests on Labor Day 2009.
One of Indiana Harbor Belt's unique traction slugs. These provide extra tractive effort to the accompanying SW1500's without the need for additional horsepower ... very useful for pushing/pulling... (more)
Working the west end of Gibson Yard.
Blocking the CSXT (B&O) Chicago main at Calumet Tower, IHB 3861 sits waiting for ...? The track through to Gibson Yard, a mile or two south, is wide open. The massive red buildings from ArcelorM... (more)
Here an IHB train awaits some clear trackage before proceeding on to IHB Gibson Yard.
I just noticed (on all IHB's modern cab units I saw this weekend) a "third eye" on both the long and short ... (more)
A former Southern Pacific GP40P sits awaiting work at Argo at dusk, as steam from the factories rises up behind them. Note the IHB switcher lashed up with a number of Class 1 units.
The Chicago area's Indiana Harbor Belt keeps power all around town, and NW2 8734 was found hiding off in the weeds at CSX's Barr Yard in Riverdale, IL, on September 21, 1997.
IHB 1521 and Power Booster 3 wait for some work to do.