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.
I&M RS1325 31, one of two such units built, rests between throttle time runs in Monticello. The unit was saved by the MRM last year and will eventually be returned to C&IM green.
IMRR 31 leads a photo freight over Camp Creek in Monticello Illinois
The newest arrival at the Monticello Railway Museum is former Chicago & Illinois Midland, then Illinois & Midland RS1325 31, being shoved towards the diesel house on Museum grounds. The locomotiv... (more)
Southern Railway #401 creeps down museum trackage towards the museum site for its last run of the day.
Southern Railway 401: Southern Railway 2-8-0 number 401 is in charge of a mixed freight train as it heads through the countryside of central Illinois. This was part of a photo event put on ... (more)
On a humid spring evening, Southern Railway 401 leads a mixed extra into Nelson Crossing as the tower operator looks on. This was a staged scene as part of a photo charter put on by Southern Rail ... (more)
Southern 401 and a local mixed. In what may be a first since her 2010 restoration, Southern Consolidation #401 hauls a period mixed local on the grounds of the Monticello Railway Museum for... (more)
Evening Mixed Service. A Southern Railway mixed train sits at the Nelson Crossing Depot awaiting the loading of some local freight traffic. A couple of late arriving passengers query the ... (more)
Passing Stair Tower. A Southern Railway local freight receives orders as she passes Stair Tower in the yard at Monticello on a spring evening. The power tonight is Southern Railway #401, a... (more)
Southern 401 charges past the Monticello Railway Museum's Nelson Crossing siding during Railroad Days as passengers disembark the museum's freight train.
One for the many beautiful jewels that is part of the Monticello Railway Museum Collection is this 1959 Montreal Locomotive Work (MLW) built FPA-4 CN 6789 dress in it's retro Canadian National pai... (more)
Made In Paducah
How many can say that a museum had bought an Illinois Central Locomotive, and run it as is, even in it's last paint scheme before retirement. IC 8733 started its c... (more)