Here's another shot of CB&Q 4-8-4 #5632 on that excursion.
The train is being wye-ed for a return to Chicago. Sadly, the 5632 was scrapped in 1969.
R.T. Steinbrenner Photo
CBQ 504 and TTI 260 rest on the steam leads at the Illinois Railway Museum for showcase weekend night operations.
A railway postal clerk snags a bag from midair on a cross country CB&Q passenger train in the '50s...
In reality, this comes from the time machine known as the Illinois Railway Museum at the ye... (more)
CBQ 504 and ATSF 92 sit side by side at IRM.
CB&Q 504 leads the Nebraska Zephyr east past Johnson siding.
Four of IRM's many operational diesels gather outside Barn 2 at the beginning of the second day of Diesel Days.
CB&Q 4978 sits on display with a caboose in Mendota. This is one of the nicer town displays out there.
A CB&Q Carman walks the west side of the steam special at Savanna,IL. on our way from Chicago to Dubuque. The Silver Dome car 4714 was the first dome car built in the USA from a standard 52 seat c... (more)
CB&Q 9911-A sits on display inside Barn 9 during the IRM holiday event.
In early 1969 the Burlington Route took delivery on an order of 15 SD45s that wore this new color scheme that anticipated the impending Burlington Northern merger. Three of them headed up this eas... (more)
The Nebraska Zephyr holds on station track 2 during night operations at IRM.
CB&Q SD24 504 pulls onto station track 2 at IRM with the Nebraska Zephyr.
504 and 4506 await further assignment outside the diesel shop.