HLCX 4210 sits on the pit track along with former Eastern and Illinois Railroad #7565 and #1041 bound for ADM Decatur, the DREI is slated to take over the EIRC on Jan 1st.
NS 911 leads the 404 into Decatur.
A DREI yard job pulls up to the Wabic interlocking for headroom.
A DREI yard job switches the former CSX yard in Decatur.
Engineer Rivera brings the 101 across Lake Decatur.
IC 1024 is wrapping its way around a curve just northwest of Decatur with train L554. The entire afternoon was dedicated to chasing this train from Clinton to Decatur.
An ex CSX AC6000CW leads the 255 out of Decatur
One of Norfolk Southerns rent a wrecks leads the 255 west out of Decatur.
CN #5362 backs into the DREI interchange in Decatur.
With the purchase of the Decatur line by Watco, and the creation of the Decatur & Eastern, it would seem that scenes such as this at Decatur are now history.
After lots of rain and whitecaps on the lake, the weather cleared as the NS Employee Special deadhead move crosses Lake Decatur.
The two newest additions to the Decatur and Eastern Illinois Railroad sit idle after a day of work in the yard.
A CN SD40-2LW makes a yard transfer to the DREI in Decatur Illinois
FURX 5569 leads train DREI 101 across Lake Decatur as it approaches yard limits.