Heading west on the Chicago Line under the EJ&E Railway at Pine Junction in 1979.
Amtrak 32 leads the 353 Wolverine under the CP 503 signal bridge on Norfolk Southern's Chicago Line while NS's Lackawanna Heritage ACe waits with a UP bound manifest in the background.
Norfolk Southern's Virginian Heritage ACe leads an empty oilcan west along the NS's Chicago Line and towards downtown Chesterton, IN.
The empty bottles arrive at Arcelor Mittal for another load of hot, molten steel.
CSS 2000 and 2009 head west through Calumet Junction, closing in on the destination of Peguiss Yard in East Chicago, IN. That orange really pops in the afternoon sunlight.
Heading east and passing Porter tower on the Chicago Line in 1978.
EJ&E 672 waits on its next move with a cut of cars from the Chicago South Shore interchange in Gary, IN.
The South Shore Line makes an arrival at Peguiss Yard, powered by a pair of attractive GP38-2's.
The westbound South Shore freight, running as Z502 on CSX rails, makes a crossover move at Calumet Junction.
The CNW heritage unit leads 14A east through the CP 502 Interlocking.
Empty bottles wait for the signal at Hohman Avenue as a pair of IHB SW1500's lead a train of empty coal hoppers through town.
The "bottle train" heads east down the IHB in Hammond with a classic high hood GP38-2 in charge.