Towers, semaphores, and derricks were quite common in this 1970 scene where MoPac personnel are performing cleanup after a coal train derailment on the former C&EI. Tom Golden photo.
Cleanup is underway after a Missouri Pacific coal train has derailed on the former C&EI. Tom Golden photo.
In late 1949 C&EI bought six NW2's, originally 119-124. The 1031 former 124 is now owned by the MoPac as she shuffles cars in Evansville, Indiana on September 22, 1968. The cab side has been pain... (more)
Though officially a MoPac engine, GP35 652 wears C&EI sublettering and original paint scheme. Built in March 1964 as C&EI 244.
Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railway FP7 #1607 with F3B #1505 and F3A #1203 leads passenger train The Georgian on April 30, 1951. Photo taken from my slide collection. photographer unknown.
C&EI F3(A) #1407, F3B #1504, and GP30 #240. 35mm slide from my collection, no photographer listed on slide.
A few minutes past 9am C&EI E7 27 leads train #4, the northbound Danville Flyer, appropriately escorted by another flyer through 21st Street interlocking minutes from arrival at Dearborn Station. ... (more)
C&EI FP7 #1601, GP7 #235, and F7(A) #750. Chicago & Eastern Illinois was merged with Missouri Pacific on October 15, 1976. Photo taken from my slide collection, No photographer listed on slide.