CERA Tour 56 years ago..............
A pair of Chicago South Shore & South Bend GP38-2s, 2007 and 2004, head west down 11th Street in Michigan City, Indiana, on September 28, 2018. These engines will be picking up cars west of town.... (more)
This is the Chicago South Shore & South Bend's mainline between Chicago IL and South Bend IN, which sees not only freight traffic, but also electrified commuter trains operated by the Northern Ind... (more)
A Chicago South Shore and South Bend Railroad local, originating in Michigan City, Indiana, heads off to work with Zeke, the conductor, riding on the lead engine as it backs across the electrified... (more)
A couple decades before Millennium Park would bury this scene underground, fifty-year-old South Shore MUs wait out the midday lull at Randolph Street Station in Chicago.
A long Chicago South Shore & South Bend freight train makes its way through Michigan City, Indiana on September 28, 2018. A pair of GP38-2s, 2001 and 2005, are pulling this train.
On a quiet Sunday afternoon, a pair of the South Shore Line's heavyweight interurbans wait out the weekend at the Michigan City shops. Built in 1926-27, these durable Pullman-Standard cars would l... (more)
Back when the South Shore Line ran heavyweight interurban cars, a two-car South Bend-Chicago train train departed the streetfront station in Michigan City, IN, on a summer afternoon.
CSS 2003 and 2001, cross the NS Chicago Line in essentially downtown La Porte, IN on their way back from Kingsbury, IN
CSS 2003 and 2001, both GP38-2s, head north from Kingsbury IN back to Michigan City on the old NKP I-MC line.
A single car local approaches Van Buren Street Station.
A trio of Insull interurbans bound for Chicago stops at the South Shore Station.
South Shore Insull Interurban await their next assignment.
Patrons wait for the next train at the South Shore Station in Michigan City, IN