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Illinois Tourist Railroads and Museums
Some of the country's best railroad museums are to be found here. Occasionally, their best trains get out on the road.
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Photo ID: 711004

During Diesel Day's the coach train was powered by the CB&Q 9911-A (EMC E5A), SLRG 102 (EMD E9B), and BN-3 (EMD E9AM) for a trip. Here the train has reversed from station to the main to complete... (more)

Railroad: Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Locomotive: EMC E5A
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CBQ 9911-A
Train ID: display
Photo Date: August 09, 2019


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By: Rob Schreiner

Added: Sep 25, 2019

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Photo ID: 707217

METX 308 and CNW 411 lead the CNW bi-levels past the Olsen Rd. semaphores.

Railroad: Illinois Railway Museum
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Union , Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: METX 308
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 09, 2019


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By: James Keats Jr.

Added: Aug 18, 2019

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Photo ID: 706792

CNW 1689 departs out of the IRM depot with the bilevel train. Certainly quite the odd sight. BN 3 was at the other end providing the HEP.

Railroad: Chicago & North Western Railroad
Locomotive: Alco RSD-5
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CNW 1689
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: August 11, 2019


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By: Robby Gragg

Added: Aug 14, 2019

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Photo ID: 706565

CTA 4410 rests at the Chicago elevated platform during 2018's "Mosquito Showcase Weekend" at IRM. Turnout was low due to the large proliferance of mosquitoes after the grounds flooded o... (more)

Railroad: Chicago Transit Authority
Locomotive: Cincinnati Car Co. 4000 series EMU
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CTA 4410
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 15, 2018


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By: Robbie Hanson

Added: Aug 11, 2019

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Photo ID: 706329

MILW 118C leads the Coach train back into the East Union depot at the Illinois Railway Museum.

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 118C
Train ID: Coach Train
Photo Date: August 09, 2019


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By: Sam Foster

Added: Aug 09, 2019

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Photo ID: 694796

Railroad: Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Locomotive: EMC E5
Location: Stillman Valley, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CB&Q 9911A
Train ID: SPECIAL
Photo Date: July 19, 2011


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Apr 21, 2019

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Photo ID: 691436

The sunset is close to being over and the blue hour begins. In this 30 second exposure four cab units displayed, BN 1 F9A, C&NW 411 F7A, MILW 118-C F7A, and MILW 37-A E9A.

Railroad: Burlington Northern Railroad
Locomotive: EMD F9(A)
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: BN 1
Train ID: display
Photo Date: September 19, 2015


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By: Rob Schreiner

Added: Mar 21, 2019

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Photo ID: 691318

Night operations are underway for "showcase weekend" at IRM. Here the 9911-A and the Nebraska Zephyr are poised on station track two as a set of North Shore cars pass on the mainline.

Railroad: Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad
Locomotive: EMC E5A
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CBQ 9911-A
Train ID: display
Photo Date: September 19, 2015


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By: Rob Schreiner

Added: Mar 20, 2019

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Photo ID: 679111

North Shore 715 sits on display in South Elgin.

Railroad: Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee Railroad
Locomotive: Electric Interurban
Location: South Elgin, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CNSM 715
Train ID: Display
Photo Date: October 20, 2018


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By: Robby Gragg

Added: Nov 29, 2018

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Photo ID: 679110

Wabash 1189 leads the NS Santa Train west into Niantic.

Railroad: Wabash
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Niantic, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: WAB 1189
Train ID: NS 956
Photo Date: December 16, 2017


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By: Robby Gragg

Added: Nov 29, 2018

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Photo ID: 671610

During IRM's Showcase Weekend the CNS&M 160 was staged at the 50 Ave elevated station. The 160 was built in 1915 by the JG Brill Company, it is operational.

Railroad: Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee Railroad
Locomotive: Brill Steel Interurban
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CNSM 160
Train ID: display
Photo Date: September 15, 2018


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By: Rob Schreiner

Added: Sep 23, 2018

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Photo ID: 667523

CNW 411 leads the last westbound train of the day on IRM's trackage passing by CPL signals

Railroad: Chicago & North Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CNW 411
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 12, 2018


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By: Larry Amaloo

Added: Aug 15, 2018

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Photo ID: 667285

92 heads onto the mainline at IRM.

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: EMD FP45
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 92
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 12, 2018


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By: David Dupuis

Added: Aug 13, 2018

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Photo ID: 665203

Milwaukee Road NW2 1649 prepares to take the Monticello RR Museum's trainset back to the car barn at the end of the museum's monthly steam weekend.

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD NW2
Location: Monticello, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 1649
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 22, 2018


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By: Jacob Rajlich

Added: Jul 22, 2018

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Photo ID: 663710

SLSF 1630 holds at the IRM.

Railroad: Frisco
Locomotive: Steam 2-10-0
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: SLSF 1630
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: Unknown


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By: David Dupuis

Added: Jul 09, 2018

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