IC SD40-2R 6071, the granddaddy of all SD40 types, sits at the Monticello Railway Museum. Hopefully someday this unit will once again be operational.
A nice lash-up of EMD's heads downgrade through Duluth.
A CN Freight led by IC 1005 heads West over the Sturgeon River near Norway Michigan.
IC SD70 1007 sits dead in the backtrack at Entrance due to unresolved issues earlier in the morning.
A b/o, but clean IC SD70 awaits a trip to the shop in Edmonton.
A IC SD70 rests in the south yard in Joliet.
A death star leader through Turcot West. A later than usual CN 310 has an IC SD70 leading (IC 1015) as well as another as DPU (class leader IC 1000) as it passes through Turcot West with 69... (more)
Illinois Central 1929 Spreader #X9151
Yet another interesting piece of rolling stock that can be found at the Monticello Railway Museum is this 1929 IC survivor - a Jordan Spreader.
Illinois Central 1937 Box Car #41390
Color photograph from my collection -captured here in a pan, a 1937 steel box car built for the Illinois Central Railroad - the Main Line of Mid-Ameri... (more)
Illinois Central 1950 Caboose #9926
A railfan enjoys the view from open window of an Illinois Central red caboose, seen here in action in a pan at 1/13th. IC #9926 was built in 1950.
Rare unit to be leading on the BNSF Mendota Sub as a IC 1016 Death Star lead's a westbound sand train to Galesburg, IL to go west from there!!!!
Taken with my Cellphone a Nokia Lumia 1020
taken with my cellphone
a Nokia Lumia 1020
Illinois Central GP-11 No. 8733, (built in 1980) pulls a MOW train north through Monticello, IL during Monticello Railway Museum's Rai... (more)
Good bye, Monticello... An Illinois Central MOW train brings the last remnants of rail and ties that once ran from Cisco, Illinois through to Monticello. The IC abandoned the line but fort... (more)