In a "two for the price of one" deal, Norfolk Southern's D47 power and crew drag a 98-car loaded 402 coal train west through Farmdale on the Bloomington District past some roadside eye c... (more)
As a TPW westbound continues to makes its way in their East Peoria Yard, NS D49 heads south making for a rare meet at Farmdale.
NS D49 southbound approaching Farmdale with a duo of SD40-2's.
NS 403 empty coal train with a solo SD80MAC for power approaching Farmdale.
On December 16, 1983, two Toledo, Peoria and Western trains pose at the Farmdale trestle near East Peoria, Illinois. Above is train No. 24, the the Effner Local, with GP38-2s Nos. 2002 and 2008, p... (more)
My late brother was driving by and spotted this shot being staged. He quickly grabbed a shot of a unique scene just outside of East Peoria. Photo by Bob Lehman.
An eastbound TP&W departs the East Peoria yards crossing the NS at Farmdale. No true TP&W power in this consist.