1970's era Illinois Central Gulf covered hopper. Hawthorne Junction. Chicago /Cicero Illinois. June 2008., a photo by Eddie from Chicago on Flickr.
I took this photograph after work one late afternoon, back in June of 2008.
A circa 1972 orange covered hopper car from the former Illinois Central Gulf Railroad, is viewed heading southbound through Hawthorne Junction at the border of west suburban Cicero Illinois, traveling over the Belt Railway of Chicago tracks.