During IRM's Showcase Weekend the CNS&M 160 was staged at the 50 Ave elevated station. The 160 was built in 1915 by the JG Brill Company, it is operational.
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)
A GE 45-ton locomotive used by the U.S. Army rests at the Illinois Railway Museum.
Storm water, Strobes and Super Fleet! The Santa Fe cowl reflects on the west wye at the museum.
BN 3 leads the coach train east of Union.
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.
GN&A 26 rests at IRM.
BN 5383 and CBQ 9911A look on from Barn 9 at IRM last night.
Shay #5 rests during Labor Day weekend night ops at IRM.