Ex-GTW 8376 switches the mill at Sterling,IL.at the Northwestern Steel and Wire Yard.
More than five years ago, the Shibanxi was a freight haulling real narrow gauge. On a hot day in April 2011, C2 0-8-0 #10 burst from LaoYingZui Tunnel with a heavy train of empty coal cars bound f... (more)
Having been used to the noisy machine for many years, the villagers just continue their poker games, and the dog yawns.
040 Norte 2723 "La Verraco" (AVENFER)
Built 1925 as GTW 8325.
Built in 1929 as GTW 8380. Now at the Illinois Railway Museum.
Built 1929, ex-GTW 8375.
Built 1929 as GTW 8380, went to Illinois Railway Museum.
Built 1924 as GTW 8315
Built 1925, ex-GTW 8325
Former IC 0-8-0 #3571 working for the Traxler Brothers Sand and Gravel at Crystal Springs, MS in 1960. This engine was scrapped in the fall of 1989.
"Just hangin' around." 2132 dangles just off her new display track during the final lift to place her in her new home. She's had a rough life, previous caregivers did her no favors. She'... (more)