Downgraded from the beautiful “Zephyrs” racing across the plaines this magnificent beast humbly provides museum visitors it’s a delightful tour.
Cooling their brake shoes during the Coast Starlight's brief stop in Simi Valley, the iconic trio of CB&Q California Zephyr private cars look sharp as their stainless steel fluting catches the set... (more)
With the last glimmers of sunlight disappearing to the west, the famous trio of the Silver Lariat, Silver Rapids and Silver Solarium ride the rear of the southbound Coast Starlight - now just one ... (more)
The Labor Day Weekend at the Illinois Railway Museum featured a night session after the normal closing hours. The Frisco 1630 and the CB&Q 9911A were the main attractions after dark. The train is ... (more)
CBQ 9911A heads west on the IRM mainline before pulling into the depot.
CBQ 9911A shoves the Nebraska Zephyr west in Union, IL at IRM.
The private cars Silver Splendor and Pacific Sands sit on the rear of Amtrak's outbound Sunset Limited this evening as they prepare to embark on a spring cross-country trip.
Despite it being Diesel Days at IRM, we still found ourselves walking around the Steam Display Barn for a majority of the day.
CBQ 504 rests outside Barn 2.
CBQ 9911A departs East Union with the Nebraska Zephyr.
CB&Q 9911A pulls the Zephyr past Seeman Road.
504 holds in Barn 9.
CB&Q 9911A holds at the IRM.
CBQ 504 and 9255 stand side by side at IRM for a special display for the Friends of the Burlington Northern Railroad.
Meeting the Nebraska Zephyr aboard the Illinois Terminal car.