The Labor Day Weekend at the Illinois Railway Museum featured a night session after the normal closing hours. The Frisco 1630 and the CB&Q 9911A were the main attractions after dark. The train is ... (more)
CBQ 9911A heads west on the IRM mainline before pulling into the depot.
CBQ 9911A shoves the Nebraska Zephyr west in Union, IL at IRM.
The Nebraska Zephyr holds on station track 2 during night operations at IRM.
Stainless steel on a classic streamliner, taken at the Streamliners at Spencer event.
The Zephyr's second weekend excursion is underway out of CUS. It will take a lightning rod trip down the BNSF mainline.
NCTM's "Streamliners" event would not be complete without the Illinois Railway Museum's CB&Q E-5 "Silver Pilot" No. 9911-A! The locomotive, sans her "Nebraska Zeph... (more)
What an event! Streamliners at Spencer.
We're riding in a gon on the rear of a CB&Q steam excursion from Chicago to Dubuque. We've cleared the mainline in the center siding at Murphy named after the then president of the CB&Q. Approachi... (more)
The Nebraska Zephyr splits the semaphores at Olson Road.
The conductor is giving the Nebraska Zephyr a final check as Chicago Burlington & Quincy 9911A is preparing to pull the lunch train at the Illinois Railway Museum. CB&Q 9911A is the only remainin... (more)
Raindrops on steam trains and whiskers on diesels
Restored black kettles and silver streamliners
Brown color ballast multiple trains
These are a few of my favorite things!