What a cool place. Webster is located a little ways to the west of Sheldon. This is the location of where the Toledo Peoria & Western railroad crosses the former Milwaukee Road line towards Terre ... (more)
My father and I took a trip to East Peoria from suburban Chicago hoping to get TP&W Alcos. We didn't have much luck Alco-wise, but my father got this shot of C424 #800 and GP35 #900 peaking out o... (more)
TP&W's Galesburg Job blasts through Edwards with Cat track-type tractors in tow.
TP&W's East Peoria to Galesburg train is pulling onto the BNSF Mendota mainline off the Peoria wye. The train will then back into the BNSF yard. Notice the Caterpillar and Komatsu loads up front... (more)
The TP&W EPX1 crew brings a transfer to the Tazewell & Peoria through a winter wonderland.
As dusk falls over the Illinois prairie, the Toledo, Peoria & Western's westbound local freight approaches the town of Sheldon behind an RS-11/SW1500 duo.
A TP&W empty grain train from the ADM ethanol plant approaches the yard limit in East Peoria behind an unusual lease unit for this railroad.
Westbound TP&W from the Hoosier Lift passes through the small town of Goodland.
Westbound TP&W finds a nice suckerhole on the west side of Goodland.
TPW 5015 departing Sheldon w/ their Westbound road freight.
A pair of G&W painted EMD’s lead the TP&W freight train West along Route 24 through Central Illinois.
TPW 5015 & TPW 3442 heading past the Watseka depot by the UP diamond in town.
TPW 5015 & TPW 3442 leading a decent sized Peoria, IL bound freight train past the signal in Watseka on an awesome Fall afternoon.
Peoria to Fairbury turn is heading back to Peoria.
NKP 765 westbound at Monticello. IN crossing the Tippecanoe River on 7/19/2011. The 765 was on its way to TrainFest, Rock Island. IL.