LTEX SW1500 1562, a former CN/WC unit, switches the West end of the Cliffs Indiana Harbor complex.
The BP Whiting Refinery recently had a new contract service take effect and Rail Switching Service (RSSX) was the chosen one. GP15-1 #685, formerly of Missouri Pacific heritage, is seen shuffling ... (more)
With the Chicago skyline in the background, NS 3824 leads a CSL train East through Whiting.
Right along the shores of Lake Michigan, a Chicago Short Line movement is captured in Whiting. Wearing its sharp paint scheme, SW1500 #31 is in the process of shoving into Cleveland Cliffs' Indian... (more)
CSX K677 follows a westbound intermodal over the Indiana Harbor Canal at CP 503 on a sunny March afternoon. Leading the train is a former L&N GP38-2, which is certainly a rare leader for this empt... (more)
Until its closure in the early 1990s, the EJ&E would move ingots for US Steel between its South Works in Chicago and Gary Works in Northwest Indiana. This train is seen headed east toward Gary. ... (more)
A former Mittal slug set works the West end of the Indiana Harbor complex.
Tom Golden photo.
With a hefty pickup from Cleveland Cliffs, the "Short Line" makes a shove move down the BP Lead in Whiting, Indiana. The crew will shove onto the NS and through nearby CP 502 to access h... (more)
A slug set switches the West end of the massive Cleveland Cliffs Indiana Harbor complex. The slug set still wears ArcelorMittal paint for now.
NS 4005 leads a short steel train West through Whiting.
MS Tower oversaw a connecting track between the NYC, PRR, B&O, and EJ&E. In this 1970 scene, a Penn Central passenger train heads east past the tower. Tom Golden photo.
Tom Golden photo.
A very foggy afternoon finds CSX Q138 heading thru Whiting, IN. This train is actually rerouting down the NS Chicago Line, as the usual route of the Barr Subdivision was severed in two locations, ... (more)