A duo of Indiana Harbor Belt SW1500's creep across the bridge over the Grand Calumet River. This set is usually on pulldowns at Blue Island so it was unique to see them north of Gibson Yard.
IHB SW1500's 1511 and 1524, along with "hump trailer" slug 477 shove a heavy train to the hump at Blue Island Yard in Riverdale. The SW1500's were built in 1967 and 1968, respectively. S... (more)
IHB 1511 leads a local west towards BP Whiting.
As IHB SW1500 1511 switches the tank farm at Gibson Yard and lets out some smoke, a Harbor transfer approaches with a GP38-2/GP40-2 combo. Nothing like some Harbor action on a sunny morning!
A pair of IHB SW1500s lead a local west out of Michigan Avenue yard in East Chicago.
An IHB switcher shuffles the autoracks around Gibson yard.
IHB 1511 and 1512 get the Blue Island Yard's east end on 1/2.
IHB's Whiting Job strolls across EJ&E's Bridge 631, a quaint little lift bridge amongst filthy industrial grundge.
One of the many SW-1500 that work at Blue Island is seen hard at work on this frosty morning.
A single IHB switcher drags a short cut south down the main before shoving back on a spur for some industrial switching.
A "new" IHB SW sits with and "old" NW2, one of 3 or 4 still in service on the Indiana Harbor Belt.