Thursday, May 04, 2006
Eastbound Belt Railway of Chicago train at Hayford Junction. April 1987.
A bright sunny Saturday afternoon in late April of 1987, is seen here at Hayford Junction on Chicago's Southwest side. Two Belt Railway of Chicago EMD SW 1500 Diesel Switchers, one in Bicentenial markings, are seen moving an eastbound Belt Railway of Chicago freight train past the Grand Trunk Western Railroad crosstracks. This location is at 76th Street and South St. Louis Avenue. The bridge in the background is the Kedzie Avenue overpass.