Southern 401 basks in the evening sun after shoving her last train back north for the day.
The very first SD40 produced by EMD in the 1960's. Originally EMDX 434 and later GMO 950. It eventually spent much of its life as IC 6071. Donated by CN to the Monticello Railway Museum. The m... (more)
NS 4270 poses next to the depot at Nelson's Crossing at the MRM's 2009 Railroad Days Night phot shoot.
Returning to the yard with the last train of the day.
Monticello Railway Museum's Illinois Central GP11 8733 makes a fine sight as it shoves away from the museum grounds with storage tank cars, after a museum crew set out the IC 6071, donated by CN r... (more)
Leviathan on display at the Monticello Railway Museum.
F7 WAB 1189 & F9 NS 4270 on display at the Monticello Railway Museum.
Rail museum work train with an Alco on the point.
The Leviathan comes around the curve into the town of Monticello. In the background, kids play and ride bikes after witnessing the 63 storm through. The Leviathan did have a caboose the previous d... (more)
It's Railroad Days at the Monticello Railway Museum in Monticello, Illinois and the speeders are heading back to the museum to let off the passengers.
IC GP11 8733 pulls a passenger train south to downtown Monticello late in the day.
Waiting for a small repair before starting the morning during Railroad Days.
Parked on a display track is Baldwin manufactured ME 303. Mississippi Eastern served the logging industry and operated from 1903 through 1942.
In the Monticello depot a preserved interlocking machine is dark and the telegraph sounder is quiet as the museum passenger train loads in the rain for the trip back.
Photographed from County Road the Wabash freight shoves toward the museum at Monticello.