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Illinois Tourist Railroads and Museums
Some of the country's best railroad museums are to be found here. Occasionally, their best trains get out on the road.
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Photo ID: 750937

Shay 5 makes the reverse move from the siding and starts the return trip to the East Union depot.

Railroad: J. Neils Lumber Co.
Locomotive: Steam 3 truck Shay
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: Shay 5
Train ID: Coach train
Photo Date: October 11, 2020


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By: Rob Schreiner

Added: Oct 14, 2020

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Photo ID: 747779

J. Niles Lumber Co 5 departs the East Union depot in a cloud of smoke.

Railroad: J. Neils Lumber Co.
Locomotive: Steam 3 Truck Shay
Location: Union , Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: JNLC 5
Train ID: Coach Train
Photo Date: September 06, 2020


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By: Illinois Railway Videos

Added: Sep 11, 2020

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Photo ID: 745417

At 69 years old, SP 1518 still earns its keep at the Illinois Railway Museum, being used occasionally on their mainline trains. On August 16th, 1518 was put to work on the coach train, following a... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD7
Location: Union , Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: SP 1518
Train ID: Coach Train
Photo Date: August 16, 2020


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By: Illinois Railway Videos

Added: Aug 17, 2020

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Photo ID: 731108

Milwaukee Road Fairbanks-Morse H10-44 No. 760 pulls a Rock Island commuter coach out on the main line at the Illinois Railroad Museum in September 1984. Just repainted in fresh Milwaukee colors, N... (more)

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: FM H10-44
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 760
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September, 1984


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Apr 02, 2020

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Photo ID: 730723

Tom Golden photo.

Railroad: Illinois Terminal
Locomotive: Interurban
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: ITC 1565
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 10, 1982


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By: Sam Beck collection

Added: Mar 30, 2020

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Photo ID: 730535

A pair of Illinois Terminal interurbans are seen operating at Illinois Railway Museum. Tom Golden photo.

Railroad: Illinois Terminal
Locomotive: Interurban
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: ITC 277
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 10, 1982


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By: Sam Beck collection

Added: Mar 29, 2020

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Photo ID: 729607

The Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee interurban cars, dressed in three different paint schemes, hum along the electrified main line at the Illinois Railroad Museum at Union, Illinois, in September ... (more)

Railroad: Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee Railroad
Locomotive: Interurban coach
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CNSM 160
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September, 1984


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Mar 21, 2020

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Photo ID: 714672

The crew is making up the first train of the day on the two foot gauge WW&F. The WW&F website states that Locomotive 9 was built in 1891 by the Portland Company, Portland Maine, for the Sandy Riv... (more)

Railroad: Wiscasset Waterville & Farmington
Locomotive: Steam 0-4-4RT
Location: Alna, Maine, USA
Locomotive #: WWF 9
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 21, 2019


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By: Ian Stronach

Added: Oct 29, 2019

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Photo ID: 713900

CA&E 319 leads a 4 car train at IRM.

Railroad: Chicago Aurora & Elgin
Locomotive: Jewett Car Company
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CA&E 319
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 17, 2018


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By: SouthShoreFan

Added: Oct 22, 2019

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Photo ID: 711004

During Diesel Day's the coach train was powered by the CB&Q 9911-A (EMC E5A), SLRG 102 (EMD E9B), and BN-3 (EMD E9AM) for a trip. Here the train has reversed from station to the main to complete... (more)

Railroad: Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Locomotive: EMC E5A
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CBQ 9911-A
Train ID: display
Photo Date: August 09, 2019


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By: Rob Schreiner

Added: Sep 25, 2019

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Photo ID: 707217

METX 308 and CNW 411 lead the CNW bi-levels past the Olsen Rd. semaphores.

Railroad: Illinois Railway Museum
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Union , Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: METX 308
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 09, 2019


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By: James Keats Jr.

Added: Aug 18, 2019

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Photo ID: 706792

CNW 1689 departs out of the IRM depot with the bilevel train. Certainly quite the odd sight. BN 3 was at the other end providing the HEP.

Railroad: Chicago & North Western Railroad
Locomotive: Alco RSD-5
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CNW 1689
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: August 11, 2019


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By: Robby Gragg

Added: Aug 14, 2019

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Photo ID: 706565

CTA 4410 rests at the Chicago elevated platform during 2018's "Mosquito Showcase Weekend" at IRM. Turnout was low due to the large proliferance of mosquitoes after the grounds flooded o... (more)

Railroad: Chicago Transit Authority
Locomotive: Cincinnati Car Co. 4000 series EMU
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CTA 4410
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 15, 2018


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By: Robbie Hanson

Added: Aug 11, 2019

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Photo ID: 706329

MILW 118C leads the Coach train back into the East Union depot at the Illinois Railway Museum.

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 118C
Train ID: Coach Train
Photo Date: August 09, 2019


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By: Sam Foster

Added: Aug 09, 2019

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Photo ID: 694796

Railroad: Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Locomotive: EMC E5
Location: Stillman Valley, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CB&Q 9911A
Train ID: SPECIAL
Photo Date: July 19, 2011


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Apr 21, 2019

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