After working Kirk Yard, the Chicago Shore Shore freight heads back to their yard at Gary
CSS 2002 brings the tri-weekly train to Kingsbury south out of Shops, located in Michigan City. This train will take a trip down the former NKP I-MC line and end up in Kingsbury, IN where it will ... (more)
Consisting of passenger cars 1 through 5, a South Shore fan special is seen passing by the railroad's Michigan City shops. Tom Golden photo.
South Shore's Kingsbury job flies down jointed rail with a new engine for JBC in tow.
The South Shore Kingsbury local heads north back to Michigan City after a few hours of switching the industrial park in town.
CSS 804 and 805 hustle their train through the Ogden Dunes station in notch 8.
The South Shore Kingsbury local departs Michigan city on a warm summer morning.
Technically in LaPorte city limits, the Kingsbury Job accelerates northwest towards Michigan City after working two industries in LaPorte.
On the final approach into Michigan City, the Kingsbury job crawls passed the Sullair Plant... a mere few miles from the Yard Limits.
After returning from Kingsbury, the CSS GP pair would eventually cut off from his cars, and park his power outside the yard. A yard crew would come later and shuffle the cars around, and into, the... (more)
On a warm summer afternoon, the Kingsbury Job’s power splits in two, one GP with tank cars, one GP with grain cars. They would spend another 30 minutes switching around and building a train before... (more)
A pair of South Shore GPs take the Kingsbury Job up into LaPorte after an afternoon of switching.
Old meets new on the South Shore. A pair of 1920s Pullman electrics passes by their brand new replacements in Burnham.
Tom Golden photo.
Tom Golden photo.
Only a couple of months old, a pair of South Shore interurbans is about to cross the former PRR's South Chicago & Southern. Tom Golden photo.