The Keokuk Junction FP9A's lead a borrowed Hawkeye Express bi-level and a Pioneer Lines caboose into Glasford with the annual Santa Train. The KJ offered train rides in the ex-CNW/Metra commuter ... (more)
An extra BISI-16 (156) is tied down on the siding while the SISW passes by making its daily transfer to Rock Island.
An extra switch crew uses a pair of ES44AC's to switch the new Silvis yard.
IAIS 511 with BICB waits at the west end of Rock Island yard while IAIS 504 arrives with CBBI.
The Silvis Switcher makes it's daily transfer to Rock Island yard through downtown Moline.
The 576 train passes the foundation of Culver Tower where the MILW mainline diverged from the Rock Island. NREX 7223 is on the Rock Island main.
An IAIS detour enters the Galesburg Terminal at Chambers Street on the Peoria Sub. This detour is a result of the derailment in Tiskilwa, IL on Friday.
Due to a derailment at Tiskilwa the previous morning, the IAIS detoured an eastbound train from Colona to Peoria via Galesburg and the BNSF. The detour is seen holding the siding at Warner for 2 ... (more)
The 40th Anniversary Train is tied down on the business car track near the depot in Galesburg.
The Amtrak 40th Anniversary Train hitches a ride behind train 381, the Carl Sandburg, as it arrives at Galesburg. The train is on display in Galesburg this weekend.
The Northtown-Tulsa manifest comes off the Barstow Sub and enters the Galesburg Terminal area east of the Amtrak depot. BNSF will be re-installing the third main track from the yard to near Watag... (more)
NKP 765 is the star attraction for the Friday night photo shoot at Train Festival 2011.
The Nebraska Zephyr crosses the Mississippi River into Davenport on its return trip from Train Festival 2011 to the Illinois Railway Museum.
IAIS 513 crosses the Government Bridge into Davenport, IA over the Mississippi River and Canadian Pacific Davenport Sub.
IAIS 6988 brings the final excursion back into Geneseo for the "Planes, Trains & Automobiles" Festival the following day.