Photo for the Tribune by Jerry Tomaselli
April 24, 2003
Casey Jones' locomotive
At the Illinois Railway Museum in Union, museum President C. Kevin McCabe is a happy man after he accomplished getting the famed Illinois Central No. 201 locomotive to the museum. The old steam engine is believed to have been operated by the legendary Casey Jones. It was built in the 1880s by the Rogers Locomtive Works of Patterson, N.J.