Two sets of coal train road power sleep in Waukegan.
CTA 4391 makes its way around the trolley loop at the IRM.
Milwaukee 760 and GB&W 2407 sit outside the Diesel Shop at IRM.
IC GP11 8733 backs a photo freight past the historic Wabash depot in downtown Monticello.
NS high hood GP38-2 5115 leads NS D36 south through the small town of Lodge, nearing Monticello.
Frisco 1630 heads out onto IRM’s mainline during the annual Museum Showcase Weekend. IRM operates trains over approximately four miles of track on a former interurban line. The line is signaled, e... (more)
2 former Southern High Hoods EMD's lead NS D49 local approaching Deer Creek, IL
A westbound empty ore train flies through Naperville on it's trip back to northern Minnesota for another load of ore.
Led by Burlington E5 9911-A, the "Silver Pilot," the beautifully restored Nebraska Zephyr arrives at the platform during IRM's Museum Showcase Weekend.
A warbonnet B40-8W lettered for BNSF on the side leads L-CHI102 to Galesburg IL on the BNSF Chillicothe Subdivision.
NS high hood GP38-2 5115 leads NS D36 south past Wabash searchlights in the small town of Osman. With both the high hoods and searchlights disappearing, this was a welcome sight.
UP Centennial 6930 sits on display at the IRM in need of some TLC. Behind it are the famed CNW twins which are in storage here at the museum until called back to service.
422 reflects in a recently formed puddle at Rondout while dodging a storm on its way to Fox Lake.
Catching CN's Waukegan local can be a challenge, except when left on a siding for the night! This ex-EJ&E main line from Joliet once saw regular traffic including coal trains servicing Midwest Gen... (more)