Friday, March 11, 2011
Central Illinois Railroad. Chicago IL. Oct 2008.
I photographed this digital live sound video, during a public relations open house event, sponsored by the Central Illinois Railroad in Chicago, on Friday, October 31st, 2008.
Central Illinois Railroad, had just recently repainted their 1950's era EMD Sw 1200 yard switcher, in to this black and gray "Heritage" color scheme, honoring the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad. The C,B & Q switched this industrial branchline in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood prior to 1970.
Locomotive # 1206, is viewed pulling a cut of freight cars upgrade just east of South Damen Avenue in the city of Chicago Illinois.