MRIX 8344 and two others sit idle at Clinton Illinois awaiting their next assignment.
After waiting an hour or so for the train to get on the move, the northbound signal finally dropped to red and the radio chatter began.
Nearly splitting the IC-era ABS signals in Clinton, the C... (more)
One of Central Illinois newest short lines Motive rail leads a loaded 105 car unit grain train into yard limits at Clinton.
A smiley face is smudged into the ''Deathstar'' log of Illinois Central Railroad SD70 1027, which has just tied down for the night in Clinton, Illinois.
Steve Smedley photo
The last Elgin, Joliet & Eastern SD38-2 still wearing its ''J Ball'' logo, the 662 has just come in from Mt. Pulaski with an empty grain train bound for Heyworth, Illinois. EJ&E 654, on the Hartw... (more)
ICG 8307 at the diamond at Clinton, IL with the tower in the background. At this time a division office building was also located here. Photo taken in June 1975.
The line from Gilman, IL, to Springfield, IL, is protected by ABS signals. Here near the middle of the line is a pair of ABS signals on the west side of Clinton. Fog from the warm temperatures mel... (more)
A pair of GTW GP38-2's makes up the Clinton local power.
Elgin Joliet & Eastern SD38-2 661 is working with two IC GP38-2's as she leads a switching move on the Amboy District at Clinton, Illinois on Sunday May 31, 2009. The J's SD38-2 locomotive fleet h... (more)
IC 3113 leading an IC freight west of Clinton, IL. #3113 was later rebuilt as LLPX GP38-2 #2260.
Grand Trunk 5857 lead the Clinton to Gilman Local under a farmers wooden bridge, two miles South of Clinton. The crew made a light unit run to Mt. Pulaski to grab the plow from the Farmersville co... (more)