On December 16, 1983, two Toledo, Peoria and Western trains pose at the Farmdale trestle near East Peoria, Illinois. Above is train No. 24, the the Effner Local, with GP38-2s Nos. 2002 and 2008, p... (more)
My late brother was driving by and spotted this shot being staged. He quickly grabbed a shot of a unique scene just outside of East Peoria. Photo by Bob Lehman.
Two Toledo, Peoria and Western trains pass over each other at the Farmdale trestle near East Peoria, Illinois. Above is the the Effner Local with GP38-2s Nos. 2002 and 2008, curving over the Morto... (more)
TP&W power (ex-AT&SF) back on home rails at Fort Madison,IA. on the Santa Fe.
TP&W flirted with a NYC-style paint scheme in the era between SF and Rail America ownership. In the end, not that many units got the grey dip.
TPW 2002 rusts away in the weeds along way from home