The Detroit to St. Louis train No.1 The Wabash Cannon Ball tail sign adorned the gate of the open platform of the City of Wabash observation car, as the conductor watched the train leave the Decat... (more)
Wabash E-8 1004 leading the Chicago to St. Louis "Banner Blue" leaving the Decatur Station for the remaining one hundred and thirteen mile trip to St. Louis on February 21, 1958. Photo... (more)
Nickel Plate Road GP9 530 working for new owner N&W is crossing the Illinois Central diamonds at Decatur, Illinois in November 1964. Photo from my collection, no photographer information on slid... (more)
An Illinois Central Gulf freight train passes through Decatur, Illinois, on a very gloomy day in March of 1984. Both locomotives are painted in ICG’s orange and white paint scheme carried over f... (more)
Wabash EMD GP7 450-483 (built 1950-53) From my collection, photo by Bill Warren.
NS 6149 leads a pulldown out of Decatur yard.
Here, we have quite the rare sight for 2021. A pair of Norfolk Southern high hood GP38-2's are in charge of the ADM Local on this cold and cloudy morning in Decatur. #'s 5230 and 5243 are arriving... (more)
NS 3303 works a pulldown in Decatur.
The "Brick" sits in a siding in Decatur.
DREI power sits in the yard in Decatur.
FURX 5514 leads a local from the CN yard south across Wabic.
NS 9782 leads a Roadrailer west out of Decatur.
A NS SD40-2 sits outside the shop in Decatur.
FURX 5514 reverses a local from the CN yard back towards the DREI yard in Decatur.
After a cosmetic restoration, ADMX 2311 sits on display at the ADM railcar plant on 22nd Street in Decatur, IL. This unit was originally built for the Long Island Railroad.