The 101 train prepares to depart ficklin yard after making a set out with a severe storm looms just off to the north.
101 heads west out of Ficklin Illinois as it meets the 200 job
Coming or going? Decatur and Eastern Illinois local job 200 sits halfway in between the classic B&O era state line sign near Dana Indiana.
DREI 200 job cuts away from two grain cars at Newman where it will head west back to Tuscola to finish out the day.
DREI 200 pulls out of the A track extension to the main line as they prepare to head east to Newman with three empties in tow.
It's the first day of operations on Illinois' newest shortline railroad, the Decatur & Eastern Illinois Railroad. Owned by Watco, this line operates on CSX's former Decatur Subdivision and Danvill... (more)