Heading east for the Shops with 2 cars down 10th Street.
Strolling West down 10th Street, some South Shore Freight light power heads to the west side of town. Funny that the trains even abide by the stop lights!
Train 118 heads down the middle of 11th street on a busy Friday afternoon.
Built by GE in 1949. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Joe_(electric_locomotive)
An eastbound making its station stop.
Light power parts the sea of cars on 11th Street. Nikon D50 70-300mm.
It had an insulated, probably raisable, platform to stand on to repair the overhead wire. It was both highway and rail capable. It looked pretty dead at the end of 1963. T. A. Coons wrote me: Tha... (more)
Commuters de-train at the Carroll Street Station after spending a Sunday in Chicago.
Two South Shore GP38-2s waits until an outbound CSS commuter train departs the Carroll Street Station then they will head west to work the ArcelorMittal Steel yard.
Some CSS engines sit under the sanding tower on a beautiful Saturday evening.