NS's "Illinois Terminal" and UP's "Chicago Northwestern" heritage units pose side by side at the Norris Yard Diesel Shop awaiting their next assignments, out of Birmingham, Alabama. Nowhere near ... (more)
The Illinois Terminal heritage unit leads a loaded Herzog ballast train across the Conemaugh River in Johnstown, PA. Photo by Casey Thomason. For more information about Norfolk Southern, visit <... (more)
Illinois Terminal 1072 leads a loaded herzog ballast train up track three and around Horseshoe Curve, destined for maintenance of way work in Michigan. Photo by Casey Thomason. For more informat... (more)
Switcher 1072 within the Union Pacific Steam Shops, Cheyenne, Wyoming.
In February 1970, EMD built SW1500 number 1511 for the Illinois Terminal Railroad, painted green and yellow. Fast forward to year 2012: The 1511 still survives as NS's only active remaining loco... (more)
1072's turn to show off her colors during the NS 30th Anniversary Bash.
Crossing the viaduct with the top line viaduct evident on the left
View from the signal box at bottom points 1072 prepares for departure
Crossing the final viaduct on the climb to Top Points
BB18 1/4 1072, C17 934 and DD17 1049 sit in the shed raising steam before the NSWRTM Triple-Header Special.
AC16 218A (jokingly re-numbered 5921 for the day) can be seen in the background.
BB18 1/4 1072 'City of Lithgow' reverses into the headshunt at Top Points, before running through the crossover and rejoining its train for the return to Bottom Points.
Zig Zag's 4-6-2 1072 shunts through Top Points Station as the train's passengers crowd around seeking the best vantage point.