Southern Railway 401: Southern Railway 2-8-0 number 401 is in charge of a mixed freight train as it heads through the countryside of central Illinois. This was part of a photo event put on ... (more)
On a humid spring evening, Southern Railway 401 leads a mixed extra into Nelson Crossing as the tower operator looks on. This was a staged scene as part of a photo charter put on by Southern Rail ... (more)
Milwaukee Road NW2 1649 prepares to take the Monticello RR Museum's trainset back to the car barn at the end of the museum's monthly steam weekend.
Southern Railway No. 401 performs a runby over Camp Creek Trestle while a picnicking couple looks on. This shot is from the photo charter hosted by myself under the name Southern Rail Productions.... (more)
Alco #308, nee GBW RS2 #308, brings a work train to Nelson Crossing.
Now arriving at Nelson Crossing. On the evening before the Southern Rail Productions Charter, personnel from the Monticello Railway Museum finish assembling a vintage mixed train behind Sou... (more)
Norfolk Southern's Heritage locomotive SD70ACe 1065, the Savannah & Atlanta, leads train 54W South of Monticello, Illinois at dusk on Monday, June 18, 2018.
The grain train came off the Toledo, ... (more)
Passing under Lizard Creek Bridge. As Southern 401 chugs slowly through downtown Monticello, she passes under the Lizard Creek Railroad Bridge. This structure dates back to 1902 and has ca... (more)
Departing the Monticello Grain Co. Elevator. Running on one leg of a wye that the museum shares with Norfolk Southern, the Southern 401 pulls her mixed train past the massive grain elevator... (more)
Arriving in Downtown Monticello. With just one passenger waiting on the platform, Southern 401 brings her mixed train into the historic Wabash depot in downtown Monticello, IL in the aftern... (more)
Picnic at Camp Creek. A young couple enjoying a quiet picnic in the meadow below Camp Creek Trestle has their discussions interrupted by the passage of a Southern Freight, headed to a nearb... (more)