The South Chicago & Indiana Harbor (Chicago Short Line for short) shoves east on the NS at CP 509, making way through the impressive lift bridges near the IL/IN border. SW1500 31 and SW1001 28 are... (more)
SCIH 31, an original Chicago Short Line SW1500, pulls a short train out of ArcelorMittal as it passes the BP Whiting Refinery. The CSL was founded in 1900 and operated until 2003 when they got a n... (more)
SCIH 31 passes the constant activity hive of the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond. In the background is the Amtrak Station along with Whiting and Hammond.
SCIH 31 works its way west out of the mills as it approaches one of the newer NWI attractions, the Mascot Hall Of Fame.
SCIH 31 pulls out of the west end of ArcelorMittal in Whiting as the snow falls down on NWI. In the background along Lake Michigan is where the midwest's finest steel is made.
SCIH 30 crosses the busy S Ewing Ave in South Chicago on the way back from the CN interchange. Just across the river this road becomes the popular Lake Shore Drive.
SCIH 30 splits two old brick buildings as they start to switch their small yard. In the background is one of the huge drawbridges that lets trains go over the Calumet River.
CSL 30 brings NS coke cars west through Whiting, Indiana as it wraps around the just out of site Horseshoe Casino.
CSL 30 leads a cut of empty NS coke cars west along the shoreline of Lake Michigan in Whiting, Indiana.
The South Chicago & Indiana Harbor is seen shoving at the BRC / NS connection at CP 509 and onto the Calumet River lift bridges. With the way the crossovers are configured, they will have to shove... (more)
Formerly know as the Chicago Short Line prior to 2003, the South Chicago & Indiana Harbor railroad begins their work on a beautiful Spring morning. The railroad has just 4 locomotives, a pair of S... (more)