It's a blistering 92 degrees on this hot July day and the third train of the day is on the move on the Decatur & Eastern. Seen here east of Camargo rounding the curve and descending into town, tra... (more)
DREI 101 pulls out of Tuscola and towards MP 245, with a ex-ICE GP40-2 and ex-NS GP38-2 for power.
Westbound Decatur 101 train died this afternoon and required the Tuscola crew to come and grab it. The Tuscola Local had work at Newman and after grabbing the 101, they picked up their local there... (more)
WAMX 4002 and an ex-ICE motor are powering today's westbound 101, seen here a mile east of Tuscola.
After about 7 inches of snow falling across Central Illinois, the first train of the day on the Decatur & Eastern Illinois Railroad cuts across the Illinois plains. With the FURX 5551 and HLCX 421... (more)
The famed engineer Rivera keeps his eyes peeled down the track for any obstructions as he approaches a grade crossing near Murdock.
Decatur and Eastern Illinois railroad train 101 pulls into Tuscola yard limits where they will set off one car for the 200 crew.
Decatur and Eastern Illinois Railroad train 101 enters yard limits at the Tuscola yard with a 4,500ft train