It's early 2003 and time is running out for this KB & S Alco. Does it look like its smiling???
Former KB&S 321 sits along an old KB&S main awaiting the next rush of grain at the Darrow Co-op.
With the sun behind me and storm clouds in front of me, I caught this KBS train headed north.
KB&S 703 departs south for Lafayette, IN.
Not belonging to KBS, but to the co-op, this RS11 has found a reason for living.
Danville job crossing the North Fork of the Vermillion River.
Lafayette job crossing Iroquois River. "Welcome To Bunkum" as the nearby sign says.
Lafayette job with fall colors!
Lafayette Job departs on ex-NYC rail while the Danville job finishes assembling its train on ex-MILW trackage in the background.
The Indiana Historical Society's "History Train," on 1946 KBS line. Was not pulled on this trip by the matching Indiana Railroad EMD GP38AC.
The KBS fleet sits at their shops next to US 52.
Welcome to part of the KB&S Deadline!
Bending the iron to pick up cars at a grain elevator siding.
A rebuilt RS-3 and 2 RS-11s picking up cars at a grain elevator.