Remember when............ Amtrak carried more than just passengers? The westbound Lake Shore Limited blasts thru LaPorte, IN in November of 2002 with a fair amount of non-passenger revenue (includ... (more)
Eastbound freight heads underneath the soon to be replaced NYC era signal bridge.
Smell that paint! Brand new UP locomotives 7123/7124 are about to hammer the old Nickel Plate diamond in LaPorte, IN in July of 1998. The units are being delivered from GE to the UP and have less ... (more)
CR 5549 brings an eastbound freight under the signals on the west side of LaPorte, in November of 1998. My wife is from LaPorte and I always managed to shoot a few trains when we would visit there... (more)
Norfolk Southern's OCS rockets under the New York Central signal bridge in LaPorte with an A-B-A set of covered wagons.
NS 8025 leads 67Z west along Norfolk Southern's Chicago Line and under the signal bridge at CP 464.
SOO 6027 and 6044 are in charge of a 33N to CN's Kirk Yard, awaiting a recrew in the siding at LaPorte. In and out of lake effect snow most of the day, the sun made an appearance to illuminate the... (more)
After waiting for little over 2 hours for rail traffic to clear up an Westbound auto train lead by a UP SD70M gets the signal and highballs for Chicago, IL.
Elkhart bound manifest train 365 gets back underway after going into emergency at CP 466, just west of LaPorte, IN.
It's getting dark quickly at CP 466, just west of LaPorte, IN on the NS Chicago Line as NS 205 heads west splitting a stopped 23N on the left and 23Z stopped in the siding on the right creating wh... (more)
NS eastbound under old signal bridge on NS ex CR Chicago line at CP 466