Larry shoves back to set out some cars for the CN at Kankakee.
A pair of KBS GP38-2s lead a cut of grain cars into Iroquois, Illinois.
KB&S 704 trails at the rear of a grain train crossing the Kankakee River.
A light fog hangs in the air as KBS 704 arrives at Iroquois Junction, with 50 loads from the Donovan elevator. With two other GP38-2's at the other end, #704 will become the pusher for a trip to K... (more)
Lafayette bound KBS 704 & sisters are ducking under the KBS former Milwaukee Road line to Danville, IL.
Lafayette bound KBS 704 & sisters are crossing the TP&W diamond. There is still a lot of NYC nostalgia remaining on this line.
Lafayette bound KBS 704 & sister 706 have just crossed the TP&W diamond. There is still a lot of NYC nostalgia remaining on this line.
FRAMED!...by the underside of a covered hopper car, this KBS job switches out some cars for repair.
The first of two KB&S trains for Lafayette Indiana is passing under the KB&S former Milwaukee Road Main.This location is also home to the shops and headquarters are located.
Westbound headed through Aroma Park in the early morning hours
Two trains about 3 minutes apart.....KBS' Lafayette turn is about 1/4th of a mile from the end of his day....
Shortline heaven....the Toledo Peoria and Western crosses KBS' main to Lafayette at Sheldon....
The cliche small town....grain elevators....dirt roads....and jointed rail.....
At one time the KBS was an all Alco railroad but nowadays they rely one rebuilt CNW GP40s.....a train from Lafayette has just finished making his setout at Oxford, IN as he continues towards Iriqo... (more)
KBS 704 arrives at Iroquois Jct. with about 35 cars left of its original 112 cars from Lafayette.