KBS 702 blasts out of Earl Park, Indiana in notch 8 as it moves on the way to Lafayette, Indiana. Earl Park, Indiana, a town of over 300 people, is home to the Benton County Wind Farm, the first l... (more)
KBS 702 heads south out of Montmorenci, Indiana, passing a grain elevator just south of town. In a few miles they'll be approaching Lafayette and interchanging with NS.
HOMERUN! KBS 705 passes by the Otterbein, Indiana baseball park on their way to Lafayette to interchange with the NS.
Play Ball! KBS 702 leads its Lafayette bound train past the Otterbein, Indiana baseball park. It's safe to say I would've had a tough time playing little league ball here!
KBS 702 takes the bend through town on the way out of Templeton, Indiana. Templeton, founded in 1873, was home to two railroads, the Big 4 (NYC) and Lafayette, Muncie and Bloomington (NKP).
KBS 702 leads a southbound KBS train through Iroquois Junction, just north of Iroquois, Illinois. This is where the old Milwaukee Road line to Danville, Illinois goes over the old New York Central... (more)
The KBSR grain train is finally made its zig-zags and is on its way south to Stewart for loading at the elevator. It is seen here passing an old approach signal for the diamond at Handy Tower.
The train has finally switched ends and is now making its way east towards the switch to Stewart. Leading the way is KBSR 701 as they slowly move through a drift that has formed over the rails.
Moving west to pick up a cut of cars at Stockland.
Larry shoves back to set out some cars for the CN at Kankakee.
KB&S takes the curve at Sheldon to go southeast towards Lafayette. Hard to believe that the James Whitcomb Riley once went high speed through here.
KB&S takes the connection to the Danville Line to pick up their train from the Darrow Elevator.