The I&M North Local heads out of Manito for Havanna on a pleasant Sunday morning.
Tazewell & Peoria 3000 spends most of it's time on the Illinois & Midland now days as seen here the 3000 is switching cars at the South end of the I&M's Crescent Yard in Powerton.
Tazewell & Peoria Railroad engineer on GP10 3000 takes hand signals from a crewman on the ground while switching MGP Ingredients Inc. in Pekin, Illinois Riverfront trackage once owned by Conrail.... (more)
A TZPR potash train heads onto the UP Peoria Sub mainline under a canopy of trees. The TZPR access the UP to deliver the potash to an Illinois River dock.
A Tazewell & Peoria transfer job passes through the downtown riverfront district.
TZPR's transfer job from the Iowa Interstate passes the stately ex-Rock Island station on the Peoria riverfront, once again the home of fine dining.
TZPR pulls a short train of interchange traffic from the IAIS through a warehouse district. And, you really can buy kitchen cabinets at the business in the background.
TZPR 3000 at Darst Street heading for Iowa Junction in Peoria, IL
TZPR 701 and 3000 have stopped at Bridge Junction on the Tazewell & Peoria to get paperwork. On the far left you can see the TZPR dispatcher handing up the paperwork.
It's interchange time between the Tazewell & Peoria and Iowa Interstate. The TZPR power takes to the side track while the IAIS waits on the main.
The newest loco on the T&P roster #3000 grabs cars from the Iowa Interstate on a bright sunny day. The 3000 is the first unit for the T&P in the new G&W corporate sceme.
The conductor steps off and grabs his broom to continue switching. This is the first time a train has been up to North Limit Yard from the TZPR since 3000's derailment.
TZPR 3000 sits as it builds up air in the cut of cars to continue to switch North Limit Yard.
TZPR 3000 moves out of the hole to do some switching after the Iowa Interstate took their train.
Less than two weeks on the roster with fresh paint the T&P 3000 picked the ADM switch in downtown Peoria. Three cars and the locomotive were on the ground. The 3000 is also the first loco in th... (more)