The Keokuk Junction Railway F units owned by parent company Pioneer Railcorp (thus, the PREX reporting marks) is westbound at Smithfield, IL on a day in February where the temperatures have been p... (more)
Keokuk Junction Railway FP9 No. 1750 ambles westbound across S. Main Street through Smithfield, Illinois, on April 7, 2016, passing former Smithfield State Bank.
The Christmas decorations and dimmed headlight glisten in the night after Santa's sleigh was tied down for the layover in Smithfield, Illinois.
A cheer rose up as the KJR arrived at Smithfield, the last stop for the Holiday train which started 8:30AM at Mapleton. Santa is a little late and the crew has had a long day but everyone waiti... (more)
Keokuk Junction Railway's first run of the repainted Bunit took place earlier than expected due to a power failure on an Eastbounds train earlier in the week. With a dead GP20 shoved into the clea... (more)
Westbound Peoria Western F's head west with around 30 cars bound for Good Hope, IL. Here the train is passing thru Smithfield which is 16 miles west of Canton. Normally this train meets another lo... (more)
The Peoria & Western Railway's crew of engineer Dave Henry and conductor Josh Flatley take the Canton Cannonball westward as they roll through the Spoon River valley and down the Smithfield Hill, ... (more)
Peoria & Western Railway's Canton Cannonball trundles along at 10 mph on the way to LaHarpe. I was told a part was taken off the 1750 last week to keep 1752 running, so lets hope they don't make t... (more)
It pays to carry extra fire boots, when you discover that your soon to be sixteen year old son has worn sneakers out for a day of winter photography with the Peoria & Western Railway's Canton Can... (more)
The Peoria & Western Railways Canton Cannonball passes through sleepy Smithfield, Illinois on its run west Monday morning.