Through the Electric Alley. The afternoon South Shore commuter train heads east. Next stop Michigan City.
South Shore(NICTD) departs Chicago along Michigan Avenue. In younger days, the Prudential building in the background was Chicago's tallest.
It's the last call for South Shore Line train 508 as it prepares to rocket west down the middle of 11th Street toward Chicago. Being Sunday evening, traffic (at least for 11th street) was somewhat... (more)
South Shore service train approached downtown 11th Street Station.
"South Shore EMU's at Millennium"
Both examples of South Shore Electric's (NICTD) fleet take a rest at the bumper blocks of Millennium Station in Chicago.
"Arrival at Carroll Ave"
South Shore Electric (NICTD) train 20 pulls into Carroll Ave while a South Shore Freight job waits to exit Michigan City Yard.
"Hand Off in the Sunset"
The crew of South Shore Electric (NICTD) train 109 hands over their equipment to the Carmen to yarded as the sun sets over Michigan City.
"South Shore Electric at the CP34.5 Diamond"
South Shore Electric (NICTD) train 118 crosses the diamond at CP 34.5 at the west end of 11th Street in Michigan City.
An eastbound South Shore passenger train rolls through Burnham.
South Shore service train slows for stop at downtown 11th Street Station.
After waiting in a siding for a westbound, this eastbound gains speed quickly enroute to South Bend about an hour after sunrise.
NICTD "South Shore" train is headed toward Chicago on 11th Street In Michigan City.
South Shore service departs the downtown Michigan City stop. Existing Light
NICTD Train 205 short turn from Millennium Station to Gary is stopped Just seconds away from the Illinois-Indiana state line as the the Harbor is working ahead.