Trip Report – NKP 765 Travels Home

Trip Report – NKP 765 Travels Home

NKP 765 made her way from East Peoria, IL to Logansport, IN on the day following the Rock Island Train Festival. It traveled on the Toledo, Peoria & Western (TPW), a short line owned by RailAmerica. The evening before, shortly after the festival closed, NKP 765...
Trip Report – Rock Island Train Festival

Trip Report – Rock Island Train Festival

The Rock Island Train Festival was the country’s biggest railroading event during the hot summer of 2011. The four-day event was held along the Mississippi Riverfront in downtown Rock Island, IL on park land and the adjacent rail yards.   Among the...
Birthday Bash For Little River 110!

Birthday Bash For Little River 110!

If you enjoy steam locomotives, head for Coldwater, Michigan! The Little River Railroad will be celebrating the 100th birthday for Little River 110, one of their two steam engines on July 15, 16, and 17, 2011. About Little River 110 Little River 110 is a handsome...