With South Shore's freight roster consisting of 2-D-D-2s and leased former C&O and FEC Geeps, the decision was made by management to acquire a fleet of new GP38-2s to replace their aging fleet. T... (more)
"South Shore Freight" motors are en route to their work assignment at Bailly Town, near Burns Harbor, as they cruise down 10th street with a high green ahead.
South Shore's class unit GP38-2 #2000, and two other locomotives ease a coal train bound for Arcellor Mittal onto the North Side at CP 46.5. This area known as Bailly or Baillytown, is quite a bus... (more)
Clean EMD motors are cruising down 11th street under catenary wire on the South Shore Line.
South Shore Freight GP38-2 Nos. 2000 and 2002 cruise down East 11th Street passing the old South Shore station in Michigan City, Indiana, and are headed for the CSS&SB yard on the east side of tow... (more)
The Chicago South Shore & South Bend Railroad has been cycling several of its EMD GP38-2's down here for the better part of 2 years having overhauls, upgrades and paint work done at Mid-America Ca... (more)
Where the road meets the rails. Sunday's yard job on the South Shore Freight is seen running light down W 10th St in Michigan City.
High Greens on 11th StreetAfter stopping for a red traffic signal, it is now all "high greens" for Chicago South Shore & South Bend GP38-2 2000 as it trundles down Michiga... (more)
Chicago South Shore & South Bend GP38-2 2000 has 11th Street to itself on January 18th, 2016. It seems the snow and cold temperatures (-1º F, with a wind-chill that made it feel as if it were -18... (more)
A trio of South Shore GP38-2's head west on trackage rights on the CSX ex-B&O mainline in Gary Indiana on their way to East Chicago Yard
A westbound South Shore road freight passes the empty Beverly Shores depot just after 11pm.
Probably one of the coolest railroad billboards ive seen.
CSS GP38-2s 2000 and 2009, wearing both of CSS' paint schemes, sit in Michigan City.
CSS 2000 leads a westbound freight bound for the CSX at Miller.
Two SouthShore Freight GP38-2's rest on the CSS/CSX interchange at Miller, east of Gary. The train is waiting to get on CSX and head towards East Chicago Yard. The transfer used to go to Barr Yard... (more)