Expecting a rinky dink operation we found instead a museum superior in every respect. Here SOU 2-8-0 401 is being moved into winter storage after she was fired up and blown down to evaporate wate... (more)
Wabash 1189 arrives into the downtown Monticello depot with a passenger train.
IMRR 31 departs downtown Monticello with a photo freight.
The newest addition to the Monticello Railway Museum, RPCX SW14 1407, sits near the museum's shop.
What will soon be IC E8 4044 sits out in the sun at the Monticello Railway Museum. While the unit is actually a former Pennsy unit, this will soon provide a look at what a IC E-unit looked like. I... (more)
Originally built for the Long Island Railroad as #1559 in 1955, MRMA #310 still wears its Gettysburg Railroad numbering and paint scheme. The locomotive was repainted as IC #704 in honor of IC's ... (more)
Fresh into the new year, a pair of rebuilds: an SD40E & SD60E, bring a long D36 south by the elderly searchlight signals outside Monticello.
On a warm sunny day in central Illinois, NS’s Midwestern Icon D36 hi-tails south by Wabash searchlights just north of Monticello, IL, with a pair of SD40s.
As viewed from the inside of the interlocking tower at the Monticello Railroad Museum, IC GP11 #8733 shoves the MRM freight demo towards Downtown Monticello during Monticello Railroad Days 2021.
CN FPA-4 6789 passes the historic Wabash depot in downtown Monticello with a passenger excursion.
IMRR 31 heads up a hill and through a tunnel of trees on the Monticello Railway Museum mainline during Monticello Railroad Days 2021.
The Monticello Railway Museum operated their recently acquired RS1325 #31 with a short, vintage freight train for Throttle Time, an event where individuals get the opportunity to operate a diesel ... (more)
I&M RS1325 31, one of two such units built, departs with a throttle time run in Monticello. The unit was saved by the MRM last year she will eventually be returned to C&IM green.