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.
The South Chicago & Indiana Harbor, formerly the Chicago Short Line, starts their day off gathering some cars for interchange with the NS at Colehour.