Christmas on the IHB finds the IHB 3800 on a Table Lead at the Gibson Roundhouse. A bit windy and very cold today the yard was and radio was mostly quiet. Just as the 3800 was doing I found mysel... (more)
A trio of Union Pacific locomotives have just cut off their coal train in the background and have crossed the state line between Illinois and Indiana, and are now passing the tower at Holman Avenu... (more)
An eastbound Norfolk & Western train, with in the lead NKP Alco RS36 872, Wabash F7 680, NKP GP9 812 and NKP RS11 563 at State Line Tower crossing the EJ&E, N&W (ex-Wabash), and the IHB on Jul... (more)
IHB GP38-2 #5629 watches on in the Indiana Harbor Belt's Gibson Yard as a RP15BDF #1508 drills autoracks at the west end of the yard just outside of CP Columbia. #1508 is a locomotive rebuild made... (more)
IHB SW1500 1509 leads a local East through Hammond.
IHB 4012 approaches CP Gibson with a Westbound manifest.
Coupled to a cut-down switcher used for braking this unit took a turn on the table just for the photograph.
Its a pretty evening in Northwest Indiana as an IHB RP15BDF works a cut of autoracks at the west end of IHB Gibson Yard.
Heading from the "Avenue" Yard back to Gibson, 115 heads south along Kennedy avenue on the Kankakee line. The Light Power set is just hitting CP Gibson.
Working the Buckeye Terminals facility located in Hammond, Indiana, an industrial crew spots a cut of tanks at the loading racks with a leased Savage Inc switcher. SVGX 204 was originally a Rock I... (more)
The 4016 and 3802 sit on the fuel pad just outside the IHB Gibson Roundhouse. A newer Gen Set the IHB 2161 waits by the house for servicing. The still active Roundhouse is one of few surviving th... (more)
As westbound Amtrak Wolverine 353 (Pontiac to Chicago) makes its stop at the Hammond-Whiting Station, another Wolverine, train 352 (Chicago to Pontiac, behind IDTX SC-44 "Charger" 46... (more)
Ex Southern GP 50 7096 rebuilt as GP 33ECO, NS 4712 sits just off of 165th Street in Hammond. Osborne yard is just behind Hammond Lead Products and always has IHB and NS action.
Heading east on Norfolk Southern’s Chicago Line is a CSX freight behind a pair of GE ES44ACs: CSXT 5215 and 5220. (Hammond, Indiana – September 24, 2021)
NS GP60 7144 enters the Kankakee Line at Osborn with B12, bound for Kankakee. The IHB Gibson Roundhouse stands in the background.