Chicago South Shore and South Bend Railroad (NICTD)


CTC Signal Locations

Kensington to Gary Goff to Michigan City Karwick Rd to South Bend

NICTD - Kensington to Gary

Only control points and intermediate signals are shown. Manual freight switches not shown.
See the NICTD Signals page for details of what signals mean and how trains are controlled.

CP 75.3 - Kensington
Track 2 (Westbound to Metra)
Track 1 (Eastbound from Metra)
Track 2 is also used for local freight service
CP 73.8 - Ice House Crossover
Eastbound signals are at MP 74.0
Westbound signals are at MP 73.8
721-2 & 721-1722-1 & 722-2
Intermediate Signal west of Torrence Ave
Located behind parking for Ford plant
(South of 130th St)

CP 70.5 - Hegewisch (Passenger Station)
Eastbound signals west of station platform
Westbound signals east of Burnham Road
CP for Gauntlet Station and NS Crossing
Diverging route is for platform track
CP 70.0 - State Line/Burnham Yard (West)
Eastbound signals just east of CP 70.5 WB
Eastbound track 1 signal above track on gantry
Power derails protect north siding track
Power derail protects west exit from yard
Yard signals are dwarf signals
CP 69.2 - State Line/Burnham Yard (East)
IHB Crossing (Interlocking)
Eastbound Track 2 signal is a dwarf
(Two red lights in the main line dwarf)
Yard has interchange connection to IHB
Yard signals are dwarf signals

CP 68.5 - Hammond (Passenger Station)
Eastbound signals are west of Hohman Ave
Westbound signals are west of Torrence Ave
CP for Gauntlet Station
Diverging route is for platform track
671-2 & 671-1672-1 & 672-2
Intermediate Signal north of 150th St



Elevated segment along toll road
CP 66.3 - East Chicago (Passenger Station)
Eastbound signals are west of station platform
Westbound signals are east of station platform
CP for Gauntlet Station
Diverging route is for platform track
Elevated segment along toll road

CP 64.9 - Parrish Crossover
Located at west end of Parrish siding
(East end of siding connects to Track 1)

Elevated segment along toll road
629-2 & 629-1630-1 & 630-2
Intermediate signal east of Webster St
Located west of Cline Ave Toll Rd ramps
Signal visible from Cline Ave ramp to I-80 EB
Elevated segment along toll road
CP 61.5 - Clark Crossover
Located east of 4th Avenue / Clark Rd Station

597-2 & 597-1598-1 & 598-2
Intermediate signal at Grant St in Gary
CP 58.8 - Gary Metro Center (w/ Storage Siding)
Located east of Gary Metro station platform
Crossover west of station is not within CP
Dwarf signal exit from "add" track storage
Elevated segment along toll road
More Signal Detail Available
CP 58.1 - Emerson (End Double Track)
Located west of Tennessee St
Track 1 EB has diverging signal to single track
WB single track has diverging signal to Track 1

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