Central Illinois Railroad # 1206. Chicago Illinois. Friday, October 31st, 2008., a photo by Eddie from Chicago on Flickr.
I took this photograph around sunrise, back in late October of 2008.
The Central Illinois Railroad, was hosting an open house, public relations event for local railfan photographers.
Central Illinois Railroad EMD SW 1200 yard switcher diesel electric locomotive # 1206, was making it's debut after being repainted in to a 1950's era Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad like heritage color scheme.