KBS 4101 at Iroquois Jct, June 1981.
Ex-KB&S 321 sits quietly at the grain elevator in Darrow. I was told last time this locomotive was started up, it caught fire so it now sits at the end of a stub track next to the KB&S main line.
Lafayette bound KBS 704 & sisters are ducking under the KBS former Milwaukee Road line to Danville, IL.
Rail museum work train with an Alco on the point.
Lafayette bound KBS 704 & sisters are crossing the TP&W diamond. There is still a lot of NYC nostalgia remaining on this line.
Lafayette bound KBS 704 & sister 706 have just crossed the TP&W diamond. There is still a lot of NYC nostalgia remaining on this line.
KBS 702 passes a huge windmill on it's way to Lafayette. This is just one of many windmills in this relatively new wind farm in northeastern Illinois.
Blast from the past! KBS 702 heads south past an old NYC whistle post.
Blast from the past! The KBS has plenty of classic railroading to offer. In this modern era of railroading, it is getting hard to find trackside props worth photographing, they all look the same... (more)
FRAMED!...by the underside of a covered hopper car, this KBS job switches out some cars for repair.
KBS train bound for Lafayette, IN.
This is the first of 2 KB&S trains of the day bound for Lafayette Indiana.It is about to cross the daimonds with the TP&W here at Sheldon.
The 2nd KB&S train of the day bound for Lafayette Indiana is southbound from St. Anne ILL with 25 grain loads.It will stop here at Donovan to pull more loads.Another stop at Iroquois and then a tu... (more)
The first of two KB&S trains for Lafayette Indiana is passing under the KB&S former Milwaukee Road Main.This location is also home to the shops and headquarters are located.
4 of the KB&S's handsome geep are picking up 7 grain loads here at the small town of Iroqouis.After the work here they will head non-stop to Lafeyette Indiana o hand off over 50 loads to CSX.