Depot Doings: Decatur, IL / Monticello, IL / Sibley, IL / Moravia, IA / Chillicothe, MO / St. Louis, MO

Featured Wabash Railroad depots this month are those in Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri:

  • Decatur, IL – 2002
  • Monticello, IL – 7/22/62
  • Sibley, IL – 8/21/2010
  • Moravia, IA – Date unknown
  • Chillicothe, MO – Date unknown
  • St. Louis, MO – Date unknown

All images courtesy of Google.


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New York Central Steam Feature for December 2016

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Featured New York Central Railway steam features for this December post include various locations in Illinois, Missouri, and Ohio:

  • NYC #5452 – Chicago, IL – 9/7/55
  • NYC #5296 – Chicago, IL – 9/7/55
  • NYC #6019 – Chicago, IL – 9/8/55
  • NYC #1469 – St. Louis, MO – 9/11/55
  • NYC #6014 – Crestline, OH – 5/29/54

All photos courtesy of Mr. John Dziobko, Jr., GodFatherRails.com.


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Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Steam Feature for December 2013

NC & St L LogoFeatured subjects on December’s steam feature post are of Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway Yellow Jacket and Stripe locomotives at various locations:

  • NC&StL # 570 Yellow Jacket @ Nashville, TN
  • NC&StL # 570 Yellow Jacket (taking sand) @ Nashville, TN
  • NC&StL # 585 Stripe @ Nashville, TN
  • NC&StL # 583 Stripe @ Chattanooga, TN
  • NC&StL # 584 Stripe @ Chattanooga, TN
  • NC&StL # 583 & # 584 Departing Chattanooga, TN

All images courtesy of Mr. Charles Castner (L&N Historical Society) and Mr. Frank Ardrey.


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NEW! Southern Steam Feature

southern-railway-logoA new photo feature here at Rock on Trains will feature various types of steam locomotives from such railroads as the Southern, Louisville & Nashville, NC&StL and Central of Georgia. April’s Southern Steam subjects are on the Southern Railway at various locations:

  • Sou Rwy No. 1341 – Saluda Grade – 1946
  • Sou Rwy No. 1380 – Atlanta, GA – 7/47
  • Sou Rwy No. 1459 – Saluda Grade – 7/49
  • Sou Rwy No. 1479 – Location Unknown – 1946


Photos courtesy of www.railarchive.net.

  • Sou Rwy No. 4834 – Greenville, SC – 7/53
  • Sou Rwy No. 4885 – Charlotte, NC – 5/6/46
  • Sou Rwy No. 1205 – E. St. Louis, IL – 7/38
  • Sou Rwy Steam Enroute to Scrappers – Kidsville, NC – 11/3/52


Photos courtesy of www.rr-fallenflags.org.


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