A pair of Geeps, including a Cotton Belt GP60, await assignments at the south end of Bloomington Yard.
The Santa Train rolls through town just as the sun decided to make an appearance.
On a day that was dominated by clouds, the NS Santa Train finds a pocket of sunshine at Wabic Junction in Decatur. The old coaling tower still stands in the background.
A CSX SD50 and a grey ghost SD40-2 slowly head west through East Chicago.
They sure look nice when they're new! A pair of ACe's pass by the Arcelor Mittal plant in Riverdale.
Q649 waits for the signal from Dolton Tower with a nice EMD lash-up, the lead unit being a former Conrail SD60M.
Eastbound stacks from Bedford Park roll through Riverdale, passing by Barr Yard.
South Shore Line's Belt Job heads west across Calumet Avenue in East Chicago, IN.
A hotshot intermodal train heads west through Miller, IN with the Central of New Jersey heritage unit on the point.
A nice pair of SD40's head west through downtown East Chicago on train Q395.
A UP SD70ACe and a patched Southern Pacific AC4400CW make the transfer from IHB to UP rails in Dolton with a train of hoppers.
South Shore 2006 and 2003 lead the Belt Job over the CSX Barr Sub at Miller, where presently a CSX freight is making its way east.
The South Shore heads west through East Chicago, bound for Peguiss Yard a few miles ahead.
The empty bottles arrive at Arcelor Mittal for another load of hot, molten steel.