A former EJ&E transfer caboose now in service for the Chicago Short Line is seen bringing up the rear of a westbound coke train as two of Tom Golden's grandchildren look on. Tom Golden photo.
A lone Conrail GP7 with the Interlake Steel bottle train is seen crossing the Indiana Harbor Belt and B&OCT mainlines at Cal Park Junction as it traverses the now-gone former Pennsy line. Tom Gol... (more)
An A-B set of Amtrak E-units with their eastbound train has just crossed over from former New York Central Water Level Route to the parallel Pennsylvania mainline into Chicago. Tom Golden photo.
Two examples of the ICG's famous rebuild program are seen right here. SW14 #1426 and SW1300 #1302B are today's power for the transfer between Markham Yard and the B&OCT's Barr Yard. Tom Golden p... (more)
A lone SD60 leads a UP Roadrailer through Chicago's south suburbs. Tom Golden photo.
A pair of Belt Railway of Chicago switchers, including Bicentennial unit #534, are about ready to depart the B&OCT's Barr Yard and return to Clearing Yard with a cut of cars. Tom Golden photo.
A trio of CMNW Geeps brings a freight westbound through Dolton on the Indiana Harbor Belt. Tom Golden photo.
A Chessie System caboose hop heads north on the B&OCT to bring a transfer back to Barr Yard. Tom Golden photo.
GATX 3869 is seen being rerailed after a derailment on the Conrail/Indiana Harbor Belt mainline just west of Gibson Yard. Tom Golden photo.
A pair of BRC C424s brings a transfer to Clearing Yard. Tom Golden photo.
Tom Bowers photo.
A pair of SD38-2s run lite through Griffith on a fall afternoon. Tom Golden photo.
Tom Golden photo.
With a pair of Indiana Harbor Belt switchers at each end, a set of brand new Conrail SD50s is seen making their maiden voyage from the EMD plant in nearby LaGrange along the Harbor to Gibson Yard ... (more)