Keokuk Junction Railway's B unit is missing from the classic A-B-A lashup as a former CSXT GP16 fills in. The Westbound train crosses the Spoon River Bridge on Thursday afternoon. Steve Smedley
Keokuk Junction Railway's B unit is missing from the classic A-B-A lashup as a former CSXT GP16 fills in. Steve Smedley
Keokuk Junction Railway's Westbound is running late this Friday, Feb. 2, 2017 as engineer Randy Bennett has a nice roll on the short train at Sciota, Illinois.
Keokuk Junction Railway 1752 West rolls along next to the former location of Marietta siding as blowing snow rolls through the valley with an air temperature of 6 degrees above zero. Steve Smedley... (more)
Keokuk Junction Railway engineer Jeff Rhoades creates a mobile snow squall as he operates FP9 1752, F9B 1761 and FP9 1750 in A-B-A form trailing GP20 2003 Westward at Cuba. As in years past, the C... (more)
Keokuk Junction Railway's FP9A 1752 works Collier yard as it rolls past Keystone Steel & Wire. Steve Smedley photo
Crew will switch out the GP-20 and the three F's will head to interchange at East Peoria.
An eastbound KJRY freight bounces along at 10 MPH with a pair of covered wagons doing the honors through the soy bean fields.
The first and second shift trade out the Eastbound Keokuk Junction Railway train at Bushnell, Illinois.
photo by Steve Smedley
Doug Henry has just traded places with his brother Dave, as the second shift takes over on Keokuk Junction Railway 1752 East, about to make a two car pickup from ADM's plant in Bushnell, Illinois.... (more)
Springtime at Spoon River.
Canton Cannonball crosses the Spoon River near Seville, Illinois with Classic Cabs leading.
The photographers son, Sam Smedley, hands up Gatorade and candy bars gifted to the crew during a slow paced chase westward at Cuba, Illinois.
Steve Smedley photo
Keokuk Junction Railway's Canton Cannonball works a 79 car train westbound as it nears Good Hope, Illinois and a meet with an eastbound out of Keokuk, Iowa.
Steve Smedley photo