Pioneer Railroad Equipment Company recently painted GP20 has been sent to help the well-worn GP16s of the Decatur Junction Railway.
When Pioneer Railcorp first acquired the Algoma Central FP9's, they stored them in an industrial park in north Peoria. In this photo, an outbound KJRY train from the Tazewell & Peoria yard has th... (more)
Oooooops... A little shake-up in the daily routine has occurred as the ND&W's former Santa Fe GP20 finds itself a little "off track." Not entirely sure what has happened here just yet, but it look... (more)
On Christmas Eve, PREX 3054 a GP20, leads a train towards Napoleon on Pioneer Rail's Napoleon, Defiance and Western. Here the train passes through the sleepy town of Okalona, Ohio made even more s... (more)
On Christmas Eve, PREX 3054 a GP20, leads a train into Napoleon on Pioneer Rail's Napoleon, Defiance and Western. Believe it or not, as recently as 5 years ago the Napa here received boxcar loads ... (more)
There are not many places where you can be on a train chase and stop mid chase for a beer and still have plenty of time for your shot, but the slow moving Napoleon, Defiance and Western, the forme... (more)
It's OK, Pioneer GP20 3054 is still on the rails and the train behind it will follow right along. This is probably the worst spot on the Napoleon, Defiance and Western and downright terrifying to ... (more)
A westbound rolls through napoleon past some much needed track equipment.
3054 brings a 20 car train west past Jewell Grain
Scenes like this used to be common on the MAW, but may not last for long on the new ND&W which is attacking decades of deferred maintenance with two track gangs working constantly to chip away at ... (more)
Pioneer 3054 pulls a healthy string of cars through downtown Napoleon on the Wabash Fifth District. The Maumee and Western Railroad is no more, and the ND&W has improved operations on the line gr... (more)
A westbound on the new ND&W rolls through Okolona.
Rockin' and Rollin', 3054 leaves Jewell, Ohio in it's wake as it crawls West at Adams Ridge Road on the Napoleon, Defiance and Western.
A westbound leans past cars on a siding that looks better than the mainline in Okolona.
Pioneer Rail GP20 3054 rolls slowly past her newly arrived sister, GP16 1603 and leased NS GP38AC 4148 at Defiance, Ohio on Pioneer's new Napoleon, Defiance and Western