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|This is the main photo gallery for
the site. The collection consists mainly of prototype EJ&E Railroad
photos, but there's also model photos and other types of documents
1 - Various photos taken when I was a kid, back in
the early 80's
- Shots of EJ&E coil cars and flat cars discovered in Los Angeles.
Dash 9? - Hmm
|Note: This is a tiny fraction of the contributed
EJ&E Railroad photos that are waiting to be put on the site.
It's going to take time to get to all of them, but they will be
added eventually. If you're planning to submit photos for the site
in the future, PLEASE include a list of date and location info for
each photo. Photo quality needs to be at least 1000 pixels across
and minimum compression.
Robillard - Various modern day photos taken on the
- A collection of modern day photos taken around the USS
Gary Works Mill complex.
Desimone - Some photos of #674 doing interchange work
at West Chicago/UP.
Mokrycki - Some photos taken at Griffith IN, and also
West Chicago, IL.
Christopher - Photos of the little known MPEX demo,
and also some of the first photos of #656 when the new paint scheme
was first introduced.
Gustason - Various photos taken mainly in the Indiana
area, and also some scans of old steam photos from Bill's collection.
BK - Includes great old
photos that Dispatcher BK has collected over the years. Thanks
go to Neal for scanning this material. Page 1: Diesels
& Trains Page 2: Steam
Locomotives & Various Others
Webber - This includes some older black and white shots
of J 500 series cabs.
Skrabutenas - Various photos taken around the Gary
Works Mill complex, and other locations.
Lastovich - Various modern day photos, including the 2005
Ronald McDonald special.
- A collection of modern photos by Joel, including #460.
Benson - A nice collection of locomotive and car roster
photos taken during various periods.
Piper - Kevin worked on the J and collected a number
of nice photos over the years.
Ruble - Some older photos from the 70's and 80's.
Cerny - Excellent photos from his collection, which
mainly focus on the 60's and 70's.
Janke - Mike caught the first 'all yellow' scheme switcher
rolled out of Horicon.
|Neal Stringer - A giant collection of
modern photos taken while Neal worked as Engineer on the RR.
Cars & MoW - Locos
Page 1 - Locos Page
2 - Locos Page 3
- Old MilePost Covers
- Right of Way
the Shops - Trains
- Train Trips - EJ&E
Visitors - Various
Hunnell - A great collection of locomotive and car
roster photos taken during various periods.
Witt - Various photos taken on the Western Sub, including
- Mainly contains photos taken in the late 90's around Gary.
Kirpatrick - Numerous shots of ex EJ&E cabooses
from Roger's collection.
Shain - Numerous shots of #668 in its Bicentennial
paint scheme, and Ron's grandfather - Bill Kaehlert, who worked
on the railroad.
Carlson - A nice selection of unique older era photos
scanned from slides.
Eley - Scans of some nice early 70's era photos, including
a taconite train at Waukegan.
Photos - Consists of photos from photographers that
didn't have enough shots to justify a whole page of their own, or
photos that don't have a photographer to credit.
Railroad Company Archive Photos
|These are scans from an awesome collection of
photos, which were part of the railroad's official collection. Most
of these photos have never been shown before now. Many more will
be added in the future. There's some really nice stuff, and many
are quite old... Probably the oldest. Check all categories, because
there are many subjects that cross over. A big thanks goes to all
the people that have helped with these.
|Aerial Photos - Various shots of plants, yards, and other features along the railroad.
|Bridges Page 1 - Various old photos of bridges and culverts along the right-of-way.
- Various shots of wood and steel J cabs, including some unique
"Motor 1" - This is a collection of photos
showing off an old custom rail motor car the RR had.
- Various places, including shops, facilities and other locations
on the railroad.
Stock - A collection of various build photos and other
shots of revenue cars.
|Steam Locomotives Page 1 - All sorts of awesome steam loco photos, including both CLS&E & EJ&E.
"Steel Road" Railroad Photos
|This collection of photos consists of various
"steel roads" that are/were in the Transtar / USS family
of railroads. Some of these railroads are no longer with Transtar
or USS. You'll notice many similarities between the equipment used
on the "steel roads", and locomotives were often traded
between the railroads. More photos will slowly be added to this
& Lake Erie - Merged into CN in 2004, BLE operated
in western PA and northeastern OH. The main route ran 139 miles
from the Lake Erie port of Conneaut to North Bessemer, PA.
Southern - Operates 84 miles of track, providing
various switching services in the Birmingham, AL area and also
runs on an 18 mile line from Ensley to Port Birmingham, AL.
Missabe & Iron Range - Merged into CN in 2004,
the DM&IR operated in northern Minnesota and Wisconsin, mainly
hauling iron ore and taconite to the Ports of Duluth and Two Harbors,
Terminal - Based in Lorain, OH off Lake Erie, and mainly
serves as a terminal switching railroad for Republic Engineered
Products and Lorain Tubular.
Railroad - Located in Allegheny County in western Pennsylvania,
the URR mainly serves USS Mon Valley Works, USS Edgar Thomson Works,
USS Irvin Works and USS Clairton Works.
States Steel (USS/USX) - Various USS mill and mine
railroads and their equipment.