The Arcelor Mittal 008 pulls an empty Bottle Train out of the Indiana Harbor Plant. The job will then shove out to hand off the train to the NS.
B 57 works ROCK TEN paper mill in Battle Creek. As brought up in another photo, this industry is served by a State Owned piece of track maintained by Amtrak.
This is the Electrically driven Turntable that serves as the heart of the IHB Gibson Roundhouse. The Roundhouse was built in 1906 by the CI&S Railroad.
Unfortunately the Roundhouse doesn't see t... (more)
Just behind Hammond Lead Products between 165th and Osborn, The NS 4711 leaves a small cut on a siding. Osborn is a cool spot where the NS crosses the IHB just of the South East end of Gibson Yard... (more)
Here is another Roundhouse that doesn't see the action that it used too. This is the East End of IHB Gibson Yard. The IHB 2161 sits just outside the House waiting for who knows what. The fuel dock... (more)
B 57 heads West through CP GORD. The Control Point spans the North Branch of the Kalamazoo River. The Washington Street overpass span crosses at almost the exact same location.
Destine for Camp Graying Michigan, L 300 stops in Battle Creek for a brief Crew Change. The train is just leaving the South Bend Sub and getting onto the Flint sub as it heads for the Lake State R... (more)
The BLE 907 works the yard as M 399 Doubles out to the South Bend Sub.
B 57 works West Rock AKA Rock Ten paper mill of the Battle Creek to Kalamazoo line now owned by Amtrak.
X 319 Pulls out of Battle Creek about to hit MP 175. CN requires conductors to call out any restrictions for the next 10 miles at every mile post that ends in 5.
Not much activity at the old EJ&E Roundhouse that still stands at Kirk. Hopefully the structure continues a useful existence in the grand scheme of CN's future. The CN 5674 sits idol just off the ... (more)
NS 9699 sits among the crowd in the Elkhart House. Everything is serviced and readied for outgoing assignment.
399 doubles out of Battle Creek Yard as a storm hits. Its about to rain a lot on the conductor making the move.
The CN 3233 shoves Markham C yard into the MIT yard as Z 195 puts away its train at Chicago International.
Former SP 9305, an old SD45T-2, Works Battle Creek yard. Long days of Banging cars and doubling up trains.