A On-Time Hoosier State doesn't waste time leaving Union Station.
Illinois Central 4023 which is actually Iowa Pacific 515 sit idle on display at Central Station in Memphis, TN for National Train Day hosted by The Memphis Trolley and Railroad Museum.
On June 3, 2016, High Iron Travel's Front Range Explorer special traveled north from Denver, Colorado along BNSF's Front Range Subdivision to Cheyenne, Wyoming to its next stop of Gillette,... (more)
'The City of Grenada' arrives into its namesake town after just crossing the Yalobusha River behind a pair of Iowa Pacific Holdings E8(A)'s masquerading as Illinois Central locomotives. The excurs... (more)
The Hoosier State heads north with an almost matched consist of Illinois Central orange and chocolate. Almost matched, with one notable exception...
After a final check of the train, the crew of the "City of Grenada" photo charter/excursion prepares to board after all passengers are settled in.
A grouping of Iowa Pacific's E8 fleet was showing lots of Illinois Central heritage as they sat around the Bensenville facility awaiting their next move.
Iowa Pacific Holdings 515 leads an excursion train into Janesville, WI on it's way to Madison, WI.
A pair of Iowa Pacific's E's lead a passenger extra onto WSOR tracks in Fox Lake, IL.
The engineer of The City of Grenada passenger special communicates with NRHS Memphis Chapter President Terry Redeker about the next move for the train.
Southbound "City of Grenada" at Scobey, MS. Iowa Pacific Holdings and the Memphis Chapter of the NRHS did a fantastic job hosting this memorable event, and Mother Nature did her part too... (more)
The "City of Grenada" leans around the curve at Tillatoba with a disguised SLRG 515 in command. Curve elevation is apparent in many spots along the former IC Grenada District, reminding ... (more)
The "City of Grenada" makes several runbys at Oakland, MS with a "disguised" SLRG 515 in command.
Sponsored by the Memphis chapter of the NRHS and Iowa Pacifc, a reincarnation of Illinois Centrals 'City of New Orleans' speeds south through the small town of Oakland,MS behind a pair of reletter... (more)