A TZPR transfer run with Iowa Interstate interchange passes under the I-74 "Murray Baker" bridge, which has been severed under a major road reconstruction. Construction workers work on ... (more)
Keokuk Junction Railway's TZPR turn approaches Sanger Street in Peoria, Illinois after interchanging inbound for outbound cars in the Tazewell & Peoria Railroad yard in East Peoria, Illinois on 3... (more)
Iowa Interstate's PESI passing the Peoria Riverfront Museum.
A loaded coal train bound for the IAIS has just departed the TZPR's Creve Couer Yard in Peoria. This job is crossing a very high Illinois River near Bridge Jct back in 2008. With the river high 3-... (more)
The two GP35CATs, powered by Caterpillar 3516 engines, were the "big power" for the Peoria & Pekin Union Railway back in the day, handling much of the heavy grain and coal interchange with the Iow... (more)
It's been almost 23 years since the date of the BNSF merger, and here's a consist right out of the post merger days. A former BN "white-face" SD40-2 is followed by a unit in BNSF herita... (more)
A Tazewell & Peoria industry job passes the Peoria Riverfront Museum with empty flats bound for the Komatsu off-highway truck factory.
This is not the head-end of the train, but pushers called upon to push a Gateway Yard to Proviso train up the 1% grade of Radnor Hill out of the Illinois River valley. Two locomotives, which are ... (more)
According to my notes, these units were brought into town in a sale to Pioneer Railcorp.
A PREX GP20 in nearly untouched Santa Fe paint sits on a side track in Peoria.
KJRY returning to Mapleton with four cars from the TZPR.
Iowa Interstate's Silvis to Peoria train passing the Peoria waterworks as it enters the North Limit Yard.
An Iowa Interstate crew guides this Cedar Rapids coal train through downtown Peoria's riverfront district.
There is something sacrilegious about this patch job!
TZPR's Kickapoo Job trundles by on its way to serve steel scrap businesses and a steel and wire mill.