CSXT 8452 works the west end of Barr Yard a few days before Christmas 2012.
A brand new MARC AEM-7 is seen in the Indiana Harbor Belt's Blue Island Yard as it awaits its trek east. Tom Golden photo.
A CSX train waits to get clearance through the interlocker at Dolton on a very nice fall day south of Chicago.
Smoke, steam, and railfans. Getting ready for the trip east to Hartford Michigan, around 7am.
Two examples of the ICG's famous rebuild program are seen right here. SW14 #1426 and SW1300 #1302B are today's power for the transfer between Markham Yard and the B&OCT's Barr Yard. Tom Golden p... (more)
A pair of Belt Railway of Chicago switchers, including Bicentennial unit #534, are about ready to depart the B&OCT's Barr Yard and return to Clearing Yard with a cut of cars. Tom Golden photo.
Dark clouds are rolling in as a CSX freight led by a trio of Chessie System-painted locomotives enters Barr Yard. Tom Golden photo.
Q368 is minutes out of Barr Yard, as it begins its trip to the east coast with a "Big 6" on the point. In the distance, the bottle train waits to come off of the Acme Lead.
Four brand new Conrail SD50s await delivery to their owner at the Indiana Harbor Belt's Blue Island Yard. Tom Golden photo.
A pair of Belt Railway of Chicago C424s has entered the B&OCT's Barr Yard with a transfer from Clearing Yard. Tom Golden photo.
NS 8810 and IHB 1500 pass at Blue Island Yard.
IHB SW1500 1521 and Power Booster PB3 await their next assignment at Blue Island Yard.
Newly painted SW9 #8977 and GP38-2 #8213 are seen waiting in the Indiana Harbor Belt's Blue Island Yard for their next assignment. Tom Golden photo.
Tom Golden photo.