Train 30 gets underway on its 180-mile trek to Artesia. Paducah rebuilds bookend an ex-IC GP40 and a repainted ex-GM&O GP35.
In the twilight of their service lives, four RS-1s - including one repainted in orange and white - congregate at West End Yard. In a few months, ICG will bring in a motley crew of old geeps to ta... (more)
Northbound local returning to Mexico, MO from Fulton, MO.
Bloomington to Venice freight switches customers in Carlinville, IL.
Bloomington to Venice freight approaches Sherman, IL
Engineer aboard the ICG unit named “Charles H. Markham” acknowledges the photographer on Nichols Street overpass.
ICG RI Diamond In Cedar Falls the Rock Island has been shut down all most a year now and Iowa Northern hasn't started up.
A pair of rebuilt SDs team with an SD40 to take coal empties south, as empty grain hoppers head in the opposite direction.
Illinois Central ultimately acquired the very first SD45 produced by EMD. Prototype SD45 4351 became IC 7000 in January 1971. The 7000 lasted until 1987, when it was scrapped.
Train #17, "The Plug", awaits departure.
ICG's train Chicago - Council Bluffs making its way West.
Inbound and outbound power is a zoo of models today. SD20 SD24 still in Southern paint, ex GM&O GP30 to. Back when if you stayed out of the way they just waved.
Loads coming in for crew change.
Ex-GM&O blt 1971........