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
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)
After getting their train put together, the southbound ore loads begin to pull south to Main Street in Conneaut where the conductor will be picked up. The train will then begin it's trek south to ... (more)
IC1019, CN5422, IC1018, and BLE905 prepare to build their train in the P&C Dock at Conneaut, Ohio on a humid May morning. It's very intriguing to see such a colorful consist on a railroad where no... (more)
IC SD70 1031 leads CN L540 west through Griffith.
CN 331 rounds the curve at mile 19 on the Dundas Subdivision with work at Paris ahead.
IC SD70 1036 leads A491 west through Gary, passing over the Porter Branch diamonds at Ivanhoe.
IC GP40R 3115 switches at the south end of Markham yard.
A very nice lash-up, consisting of IC 3115 and EJ&E 670, works the pulldown job at the south end of Markham Yard this afternoon.
"Blue-Flagged." As storm clouds roll in, a five-unit CN A432 from Decatur, IL heading for Memphis, TN is holding just outside of downtown Carbondale, while a mechanical crew from Cen... (more)