Chicago Area Foreign Railroad Information

This is the place to come for information on navigating the Chicago area foreign railroads. If you have anything to add feel free to send it to blet32@yahoo.com or leave it in the "D" box at eola.

Foreign Line notes (from Galesburg)

Galesburg Notes.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [428.5 KB]

Aurora

Batavia Industrial Tracks
Batavia_Industrial.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [363.5 KB]

CORA

These are the base pages of the CORA. Please see below for any updates!

 

Amtrak - CORA
Amtrak.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [177.6 KB]
BNSF - CORA
BNSF.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [851.5 KB]
BNSF Eola Yard Map
Eola Yard.jpg
JPG image [575.7 KB]
BRC CORA 7/2016
2016 Complete Update
BRC CORA REV1 (7-11-16).pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [5.1 MB]
CN - CORA
CN.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.9 MB]
Cn Joliet Cora w/notes
Leighton/Matteson Sub from eola to CN Joliet Yard with notes
CNJolietCoraNotes.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.6 MB]
CP - CORA
CP.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [286.0 KB]
CSS - CORA
CSS.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [178.0 KB]
CSX - CORA
CSX.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [739.2 KB]
CSX Bedford Park Ramp Map
CSX Bedford Park Ramp.jpg
JPG image [515.6 KB]
CSX 59th Street Map
CSX59th St.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [222.2 KB]
IHB - CORA
IHB.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [3.1 MB]
IHB Blue Island Map Full Yard
Blue Island Yard Full.jpg
JPG image [2.1 MB]
IHB Blue Island Yard West End
IHB Blue Island West.jpg
JPG image [116.4 KB]
IHB Blue Island East End
IHB Blue Island East.jpg
JPG image [95.1 KB]
Metra - CORA
Metra.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [570.7 KB]
NS - CORA
NS.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [35.1 MB]
NS Ashland Yard Map
NSAshland.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [217.5 KB]
UP - CORA
UP.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [32.4 MB]

CORA Updates

CSX Revision effective 6/8/13
Important update. CSX assumes dispatching the former CN Elson Sub.
CSX Revision 6813.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [3.9 MB]
CSX 2014 CORA Update
CSX-TRANSPORTATION-CORA-2014.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [2.1 MB]
CN Cora Update 12/16/11
CN CORA Revision-2-12-16-11.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [41.9 KB]
CN CORA update2 - 12/16/11
CN Rev-2 Dec 16 2011 (1).pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [761.2 KB]
CN 1/2014 CORA Updates
CN-2014-CORA.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [4.8 MB]
IHB Revision 8/2016
IHB REV12 016 (8-31-16).pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [384.1 KB]
IHB CORA update 10/7/12
Apparently the IHB has been testing on these changes recently, 12/2012, including checking to see if the crews have these updates on hand!
IHB CORA Revision-No2-10-7-2012 (1).pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1'024.0 KB]
IHB 2014 Cora Update
IHB-CORA-2014.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [3.7 MB]
NS Revision
NSRevision.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [348.5 KB]
UP Revision
UPrevision.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [847.3 KB]