B&LE SD38-2 878 leads CN L512 East through East Chicago.
CNW SD38-2 6656 with transfer at Ash crossing, after Sunset
IAIS 153, NS 6989, & 9903 lead an empty coal train from ADM in Cedar Rapids, also known as CRPE, eastbound in the Lucas area of Iowa City. This ended up being one of, if not the last NS run throug... (more)
CSS 805 rests near the shop in Michigan City.
J.D. Heiskell & Company SD38-2 3862 looks clean and spotless as it moves grain cars under the loading silos.
Home rails! EJ&E 659 is in charge of L514 as it heads home for Griffith Yard. Passing through Lynwood, the train is closing in on the state line with Indiana. L514 is the old KSW1, which originate... (more)
USSC 410 heads to the processing plant with a load of sugar cane.
IHB SD38-2 3861 is in charge of a westbound freight at Cottage Grove Avenue (CP 98) in Dolton. Trailing is GP40-2 4018, GP40P-2 4010 and GP40-2 4012. 4010 is of Southern Pacific heritage and one o... (more)
It is really hard to believe that this was enough power for a freight train along the Aurora Sub. Now days to find any train under 8,000 horse probably not too common, but back in 1997 a measly 4,... (more)
PGR 42 arrives into Chippewa Falls with a Wisconsin Northern grain train.
A westbound South Shore Freight crosses the Calumet River as it heads west to interchange with the BRC.
An eastbound South Shore freight crosses the Grand Calumet River as it follows the Indiana Toll Road in East Chicago.
IAIS 152 & a Gevo leading their train from the TZPR in Peoria in the setting sun. This was my first of three chases I’d end up doing of the SD38s before they go put back into storage.
CSS 805 heads light Westbound on 10th Street in Michigan City. While the street running on 11th Street is coming out very soon, the future of the street running on 10th Street is a little more unc... (more)