UP 7814 leads a frac sand train south through the small town of Cadwell Illinois.
NS #9776 leads the 255 over Lake Decatur. remnants of the old Illinois Terminal bridge can be seen in the background.
A BNSF leader heads west out of Decatur on its way to Moberly Missouri with the 33j.
Fellow RP contributor LewMar grabs some video of a rare CSX GP60 as it heads west through LaPlace Illinois.
An old High hood and a GP59 serve as the power on the D33,D31,andD23 locals at Bluffs Illinois.
Two old work horses wearing paint of Fallen flags works the CN Decatur Local.
PREX #1608 leads the way back toward their train as they pass M.P. 729 on the ol IC Gruber line at Assumption Illinois.
PREX #1607 pulls under the grain schute at the ADM grain elevator in Assumption Illinois as they make a move to run around their train.
NS #8025 leads the 20T into Decatur.
Engineer Crisp and conductor Ankrom lead the 255 west through Dawson Illinois.
PREX #1607 heads north down the siding in Assumption Illinois.
Engineer Carter and Conductor Gannaway lead a 50 car D79 empty grain train toward Griggsville Illinois where it will drop the empties off and pick up 50 loads bound for the ADM plant at Decatur.
NS #6920 and NS #911 bring up the rear on the Norfolk Southern Annual Santa Train at Decatur Illinois.
Decatur Junction has all 4 locomotives coupled up to some empty sand cars as they prepare to move them out of storage on a cold December day.
An Uncertain Future... PREX #1607 heads north out of Assumption Illinois on a cold November day. With OmniTrax taking over the north end of the Decatur Junction Line, the south end faces an uncert... (more)