A North bound Bloomer Line train passing some codeline in the small farm town of Strawn, Illinois.
The most stereotypical farm scene available. The BLOL 7591 leads a loaded NS grain train past a grain bin & grain auger seen from across a farm field. Hello Illinois!
BLOL 7591 rounding a curve at Risk Junction heading back to Gibson City to deliver a grain train back to the NS.
BLOL 7591 makes it over the big hill and starts its descend down to Sibley
BLOL 7591 leaves Strawn behind as it climbs a hill outside of town
BLOL 7591 moves through the fields of central Illinois with 25 loaded grain cars for Gibson City
Bloomer Line Veteran leads corn train
At 64 years old, Bloomer Line 7549 South blasts past old code line alongside the former Wabash mainline that once hosted the streamliner "Blue Bird&quo... (more)
An early morning Bloomer Line train heads North over a wooden trestle just South of Strawn, Illinois.
Three light Bloomer units head north through the small town of Strawn.
BLOL 7591 sits with the rest of the roster at Risk Junction, waiting for a new crew to take them home in the morning after delivering to CN.
It's a cold and snowy one on the Bloomer Line as Engineer Paul Jones brings 45 cars back from Cullom and Charolette, on the hill between Sibley and Strawn, IL.
BLOL 7591 wrapping around Risk Jct.
BLOL 7504 leads the train North in some morning storm light.
After running around their train at Risk Junction, the pair of Bloomer Line GP10's are thundering south through the small town of Strawn, population 100.
LTEX 3801 leads a Bloomer grain train south through Strawn.