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'The Rocket'- Baldwin City Kansas-we lived in Baldwin. Wonderful little town. We still miss our church there. Rock Island Railroad, Train Posters, Railroad Pictures, Covered Wagon, Train Pictures, Electric Train, Old Trains, Train Engines, Rolling Stock

The Rocket

The iconic Rock Island Rocket, temporarily on display, at the Midland Railway, Baldwin City, Kansas. It has been sold, and will be move when rail and roadbed repairs will allow it to be moved to the BNSF lines. Texture added: Well Worn 1 by skeletal mess. Copyright frank thompson photos. Do not copy, download, or reuse in any form (including blogs) without written consent of copyright holder.

Rock Island boards passengers with the Twin Star Rocket at Minneapolis as Milwaukee Road is on point for today's Afternoon Hiawatha on June Pocono Mountains, Rocky Mountains, Rock Island Railroad, Train Posters, Islands In The Pacific, Railroad Pictures, Railroad History, Milwaukee Road, Railroad Photography

Rocky Mountain Rocket

The Rocky Mountain Rocket was one of the Rock Island's first such trains, hitting the rails in 1939 between Chicago and Denver.

High quality photograph of Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific (Rock Island) EMD # CRIP 644 at Chicago, Illinois, USA. Rock Island Railroad, Train Posters, Islands In The Pacific, Railroad Pictures, Railroad History, Railroad Photography, Chicago Photos, Old Trains, Diesel Locomotive

Rocky Mountain Rocket

The Rocky Mountain Rocket was one of the Rock Island's first such trains, hitting the rails in 1939 between Chicago and Denver.

Street Metra Station, Beverly (Chicago Pin of the Day, Chicago Area, Chicago Style, Places In Chicago, Rock Island, My Kind Of Town, Amazing Architecture, Cover Photos, Family History, Beverly Hills

Yeah, This Is Really Chicago

Massive ore walls at U.S. Steel Works South East 86th Street at Lake Michigan

Rock Island Rockets streamlined stainless steel passenger trains introduced in 1937 running routes that included Chicago Minneapolis Peoria Des Moines Kansas City Denver Fort Worth and Houston Rock Island Railroad, Peoria Illinois, Train Posters, Islands In The Pacific, Covered Wagon, History Photos, Diesel Engine, The Rock, Best Funny Pictures

Rock Island Rockets, streamlined stainless steel passenger trains introduced in 1937, running routes that included Chicago, Minneapolis, Peoria, Des Moines, Kansas City, Denver, Fort Worth, and Houston [874x447]

Exploring the past through historical photographs. Part of the SFW Porn Network.

Four Rock Island E-units roll west near joliet IL 1978 .We got beer in our car and the chase starts Rock Island Railroad, Train Posters, Railroad Pictures, Bonde, Railroad Photography, Covered Wagon, Chicago Style, Diesel Locomotive, Model Trains

Railroads, Chicago-style

Rock Island E-units Joliet IL 1978 by Mark LLanuza on Flickr. Rock Island Line freight train westbound at Joliet, Illinois 1978 Photo by Mark Llanuza

The Hawkeye Express loads another group of fans heading for the Iowa-Nebraska Black Friday football game. Iowa Hawkeye Football, Iowa Hawkeyes, Friday Football, Rock Island Railroad, Train Posters, Islands In The Pacific, Railroad Photography, Round House, Model Trains

INAR 678 Iowa Northern EMD F40PH at Coralville, Iowa by FJ Grizel

High quality photograph of Iowa Northern EMD F40PH # INAR 678 at Coralville, Iowa, USA.

The Rocky Mountain Rocket was one of the Rock Island's first such trains, hitting the rails in 1939 between Chicago and Denver adorned in a beautiful stainless-steel and crimson livery. Chicago Map, Chicago Area, Chicago Illinois, Rock Island Railroad, Islands In The Pacific, Railroad Pictures, Denver City, Milwaukee Road, New York Central

CRIP 653 Rock Island Railroad EMD E8(A) at Chicago, Illinois by Marty Bernard

High quality photograph of Rock Island Railroad EMD E8(A) # CRIP 653 at Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Rock Island steam and diesel suburban trains Rock Island Railroad, Train Posters, Islands In The Pacific, Railroad History, Milwaukee Road, Burlington Northern, Railroad Photography, Norfolk Southern, Chicago Style

Classic Trains Magazine

Classic Trains magazine celebrates the 'golden years of railroading' including the North American railroad scene from the late 1920s to the late 1970s. Giant steam locomotives, colorful streamliners, great passenger trains, passenger terminals, timeworn railroad cabooses, recollections of railroaders and train-watchers.

1031 was built by Alco in March as Chicago Rock Island & Pacific It was rebuilt by Alco in November 1942 as U S Army 8005 as In July in 1951 it became Alaska RR 1031 and rebuilt as a It was retired in June Diesel Locomotive, Steam Locomotive, Rock Island Railroad, Islands In The Pacific, Milwaukee Road, Railroad Photography, New York Central, Steam Engine, Bridges

1031 was built by Alco in March 1941, #69424, as Chicago Rock Island & Pacific 748, RS1. It was rebuilt by Alco in November 1942 as U S Army 8005 as RSD1. In July in 1951 it became Alaska RR 1031 and rebuilt as a RS1. It was retired in June 1964.