CN 1501 Track Inspection Vehicle sits at CP 437 waiting for NS Traffic to clear before heading to Griffith, Indiana. An eventful day for the 1501 as it had suffered an exhaust leak that was lucki... (more)
NS Safety First Responders Train sits at NS Olivers Yard to help train SBFD and area Volunteer Fire Depts.
Had some luck with the sun in between lake effect clouds.
Harkening back to my youth, Chicago-Baltimore intermodal 24M is all pigs & single stacks due to height restrictions in the East.
I always thought it was interesting that a Canadian road used American colors.
The Norfolk Southern business train, complete with A-B-B-A covered wagons, rolls east through South Bend, Indiana after an 06:00 departure out of Ashland Avenue Yard in Chicago.
CSS 2005 leads CSS PF-10 west back to Michigan City, Indiana after picking up storage cars from Bendix in South Bend, Indiana. The furthest east customer for the CSS is in New Carlisle, Indiana so... (more)
Back when the South Shore Line carried express and checked baggage and had a streetfront station in downtown South Bend, package express gets loaded into combine 111 while the conductor watches. S... (more)
NS 1070 (SD70ACe) leads NS 67X through South Bend, Indiana as the old Studebaker building sits in the back.
Intermodal train 205 heads west under the NYC signal cantilever at CP435 in South Bend as a non horsehead SD70 leads the train.
Aside from that local bread, another South Bend tradition through the end of the 1960s was the sight of the South Shore Line's big heavyweight interurbans on the streets of downtown South Bend. Th... (more)
NS train 35J passes under the last remaining NYC style cantilever at CP 435 in South Bend.
A Santa Fe SD45 leads a fellow bluebonnet GE on a Conrail freight from Chicago's Corwith Yard bound for nearby Elkhart. Tom Bowers photo.
Westbound PC train South Bend
Eastbound "Pennsylvanian" east South Bend, IN.