On our way to visit the Kankakee, Beaverville, & Southern, a brief pit stop in Gilman yielded this reward in the golden early morning light.
NS 9412 rolls south under the classic IC signals at Gilman, about to take the connection and head for the Gibson City line.
The football special heads south through the Style G signals at Gilman. These signals were slated to be replaced 13yrs ago!
NS 9412 prepares to take the wye in Gilman.
A Richard Beal photo:
Swinging across the TPW at Gilman, this ICG train heads southwest to the coal fields of Illinois
The moon rises over Eastern Illinois, as these signals glow brightly into the night.
The tri-weekly eastbound TP&W road train from Hoosierlift to East Peoria gets ready to hit the diamonds with the IC in downtown Gilman.
Switching cars at the end of the day.
NS 6642 + 6707 lead a 136 car manifest through Gilman IL on 1 October 2008
"The City of New Orleans" overtakes M337 & G887 in the siding at Gilman, passing the ex-IC depot.
Who said diamonds are forever!
CN 9416 local working the yard
CN 2706 Idles in the Yard