A TZPR industry job pulls four Komatsu truck chassis through the downtown Peoria riverfront. To the left is the Seward Johnson sculpture of Lincoln explaining the Gettysburg Address to "mode... (more)
Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad EMD F3(A) 401 and 404 at Peoria, Illinois in June 1950. M&StL had 6 F3's road numbers 400-405, and 8 F7A's 406-413. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photo... (more)
A Tazewell & Peoria industry job passes through the downtown Peoria riverfront area.
One E-unit was usually sufficient on the "Peoria Rocket" but on July 6, 1958, FP7 402 and FP7 409 are ready to depart Peoria for Chicago at 7AM with arrival scheduled at LaSalle Stree... (more)
An Iowa Interstate crew takes this Cedar Rapids bound coal train past Peoria's warehouse district.
TPW 2008 enters Peoria, IL in August of 1994.
An Iowa Interstate crew brings this train from Iowa bound for interchange with the NS at East Peoria. Off to the right is the Illinois River with the I-74 "Murray Baker" bridge in the b... (more)
A TP&W crew takes the Cilco Edwards coal train across the Illinois River heading to the plant.
This Iowa Interstate train makes its way through the downtown Peoria riverfront district.
I am just about to run out of daylight as a TP&W transfer job to Collier Yard passes through an industrial area in Peoria, Illinois.
BNSF Peoria Local on its approach into the Peoria, Illinois area.
A Decatur-bound grain train, on BNSF haulage rights, makes its way towards Peoria, and home rails at Pekin.
A Union Pacific "Cilco" coal train closes in on its destination as it crosses Kickapoo Creek just west of Peoria. Both the Union Pacific (ex. CN&W) and BNSF (ex. CB&Q) mainlines follow ... (more)
Norfolk Southern Unit Grain Empties passes ther former Rock Island Depot in Downtown Peoria with a train bound for Des Moines, Iowa.
As new gets ready to depart, old awaits it's turn to show that it still has some life left in the tank. BNSF 6328 pulls out of the Peoria Power Plant to head west for another load while BNSF 9916 ... (more)