Nine years ago yesterday, C&NW 411 looks shiny in its livery at the Rock Island Steam Festival.
After working River Green here in Webb, RILX 4373 heads back North to Sumner, MS.
Newly painted RILX 4310 prepares to hook up to a cut of cars and head back South towards Webb, MS for more switching duties.
The Rock Island railroad engines run light power down to Albin, MS to pick up some loads to bring to Sumner and empties to bring to Clarksdale.
RILX 4373 leads a cut of cars back north towards Sumner, MS with a trio of GP motors.
RILX 4310 is seen here on the main at Sumner ready to depart for a days work after recently being painted back into the Rock Island blue and white scheme.
Eastbound CRIP train working east end of yard Tucumcari
Nickle Plate Road 765 is just minutes away from its destination of Rock Island as it threads the S curve near the Williams and White Machine Shop between Rock Island and Moline, IL. The excursion ... (more)
Not to often you see a blonde engineer, especially on the 765. Well it happened on this clear night in Rock Island.
Tacoma to St Paul MN stack train crosses the Columbia River at Rock Island.