I've added a chat box page for fans of the EJ&E and also Chicagoland railfans to use. The page also has links to area railroad radio feeds and other helpful info for fanning. Hopefully this can be a regular meeting place for J fans and also possibly people on the road fanning in the Chicago area.
The seventh page of official company photos added is Steam Locomotives Page 1.
The sixth page of official company photos added and includes Bridges.
The fifth page of official company photos added and includes Aerial Photos.
The fourth page of official company photos added, includes Places.
The third page of official company photos. This one focuses
on Rolling Stock.
Another page of official company photos... this time focusing
Started a new section that will show many photos scanned from
the railroad's official archives. The first page shows numerous
shots of an old EJ&E
Motor Car from the 40's.
17 train orders and other train docs from the Webmaster's collection,
and 30 train orders donated from the National Railroad Museum,
have been added to the Information
A page for United
States Steel (USS/USX) has been added to the gallery page,
showing various USS mill and mine railroads and their equipment.
A photo page for Joel Hinkhouse
has been added to the gallery, showing collection of modern
photos by Joel, including #460.
A photo page for Kevin Piper
has been added to the gallery. Kevin worked on the 'J' and collected
a number of nice photos over the years.
The pages for three separate years of rolling stock data from
the Official Railway Equipment Register has been added to the
Car Roster page.
A section has been added to the Info Page that is an official
disposition list of all equipment in the EJ&E/CN deal.
A photo page has been added for Rob
Olewinski , including photos taken in the late 90's around
A photo page has been added for Kevin
Ruble, including some older photos from the 70's and 80's.
A photo page has been added for Bob
Webber, which includes older black and white shots of J
cabs. Also added a mechanical drawing of a 500 series caboose
to the Archived
Added a photo page for Sam
Carlson, which includes a nice selection of unique older
era photos scanned from slides.
Added detail interchange maps from the 2008 track chart
to the Maps Page.
An updated version of the main system map has been added to
the Maps Page.
Added a photo page for Chris
Lastovich with various modern day photos, including the
2005 Ronald McDonald passenger special.
Added photos of #303 in the new all yellow Gary Railway paint
scheme to the page for Mike
A giant collection of photos has been added from Neal
Stringer, taken while Neal worked as an Engineer on the RR.
The collection includes: Cars
& MoW - Locos
Page 1 - Locos
Page 2 - Locos
Page 3 - Old
MilePost Covers - Right
of Way - Inside
the Shops - Trains
- Train Trips -
- Various Photos
Added a Various Photos
page, which will mainly consist 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.
Added a photo page for Mike
Janke, which includes shots he captured of #446 in the first
all yellow paint scheme.
Added many great old photos from Dispatcher BK's collection,
which includes a page for old
diesels, and also a page for steam
and various others.
Added a photo page for John
Benson, and also started a section for other USS/Transtar
"Steel Roads" on the Photo
Added a photo page for Paul
Hunnell, which is a great collection of locomotive and car
roster photos taken during various periods.
Added a photo page for Ron
Shain, including numerous shots of #668 in its Bicentennial
paint scheme, and Ron's grandfather - Bill Kaehlert, who worked
on the railroad.
Added a photo page for Brian
Skrabutenas, which includes various photos taken around
the Gary Works Mill complex, and other locations on the railroad.
The whole site has been completely rebuilt! There's still tons
of stuff to be added though, so check back periodically.