The Belt Railway of Chicago’s Clearing Yard was a great place to find a wide variety of motive power from various railroads, and in Autumn of 1997 An eclectic mix of diesels was found there: A ... (more)
BRC’s South Side Industrial job finishes it’s work for the day and seen here shoving its train across 73rd Street and right back into BRC’s Clearing Yard behind the buildings along 73rd Stre... (more)
PHOTOG Adam Farence.....from my collection.
The Belt Railway of Chicago's Clearing Yard is one of the biggest yards around. With constant action, the yard is 5.5 miles in length and houses over 250 miles worth of trackage. It's also one of ... (more)
In some nice golden light, WSOR T1 departs Clearing Yard as storms build to the south.
Long summer days and a shortened Metra schedule (due to COVID-19) have made it easier to capture the Wisconsin & Southern departing BRC's Clearing Yard in daylight. With a pair of trusty SD40-2's ... (more)
BRC 303 & 302 head past the 300 & 301 on their way to grab another cut of cars to hump. BRC Clearing Yard is the biggest & busiest classification yard in all of Chicagoland. On any given morning y... (more)
BRC 581 works a pulldown at Clearing Yard.
A Belt Railway of Chicago MP15AC makes a move through Clearing Yard.
BRC 230 goes about its switching duties at Clearing Yard.
Looking west into Clearing Yard from the Cicero Ave overpass.
Adam Farence Photo......Thanks for the correction CN Hog I double checked it and the builders date does show 1995. My Doc DID say I need to get my eyes examined again......THANKS...Tom.
Adam Farence Photo
BRC GP23ECO 237 switches a pulldown job at Clearing yard.