Midland Railway - El-Camino-Real

Rock Island E-8 #652 in Baldwin City, KS has had a colorful career. It pulled passenger cars on the Twin City Rocket, Golden State, Des Moines Rocket, and then commuter cars in the Chicago area. It also was the Rock Island Bicentennial unit in 1976. Later it was saved from the scrapyard after the Rock Island went into bankruptcy.