After riding train #7, the now unnamed ex Cornhusker/Corn Belt Rocket from the Quad Cities, the photographer walks west of the depot to catch the activity near 16th Ave. in the terminal trackage, ... (more)
On a summer morning, Chicago, Burlington & Quincy GP7 206 leads a transfer run across the Chicago River drawbridge approaching the multi-track diamonds at Ash Street Tower. I believe that the the ... (more)
The Mark Twain Zephyr was led by power car "Injun Joe", and sits at Gateway Rail.
The Zephyr's second weekend excursion is underway out of CUS. It will take a lightning rod trip down the BNSF mainline.
CBQ 504 looks on at IRM.
Bringing up the markers of today's northbound Coast Starlight, the private passenger cars "Silver Lariat" and "Silver Solarium" of CB&Q heritage show the stark contrast between the tracks they're ... (more)
CB&Q rests at IRM.
NCTM's "Streamliners" event would not be complete without the Illinois Railway Museum's CB&Q E-5 "Silver Pilot" No. 9911-A! The locomotive, sans her "Nebraska Zeph... (more)
The Empire Builder westbound passing Timmerman's Supper Club photographed from the gondola on a Q-Fan trip behind steam back on a Chicago-Dubuque and return.
Colorado & Southern a subsidiary of the CB&Q (Burlington Route), EMD SD40 No.875, 887 and 883 with SD9 No.835 near Denver, Colorado January 18, 1969.
Burlington Route (CB&Q) EMD GP30 947, now a Burlington Northern unit.
The North Coast Limited lead by CB&Q E8A 9947A at Eola, IL on September 10, 1964. The time would have been a little after 2 pm. The train is headed east through Eola Yard. Eola is a uninco... (more)