CERA/Illini RR Club Special stops at Michigan City Shops for a tour while we are on our Chicago/South Bend round trip. This was my first trip on the South Shore the same year we lost the North Sho... (more)
We're stopped under the C&NW overhead eastward on the Wisconsin Valley train. I'm wondering if we hadn't gone into emergency coming down the hill. Back in those days the RR's were plagued with fre... (more)
Look what the BNSF is using to switch John Deere's East Moline Combine plant. The unit was set out at Barstow,IL. about a week ago and has ended up as the John Deere switcher. The unit never touch... (more)
Canning season must be in full swing as an extra from Chicago with passenger locomotives arrives Arlington,WI.. The train will stop here and place cars at both canning companies seen in the photo.... (more)
A couple of NYC switchers in LaSalle Street Station Chicago.
C&O Carferry switcher in Milwaukee at Jones Island waiting for the next boat.
The BNSF station sign is back in place at Briar Bluff,IL. after laying on the ground for the last three years. A little worse for wear but none the less good to see back in place.