Amtrak's Chicago/Quincy service skirts the Galesburg Yard passing southward on the Quincy main.
Amtrak's Quincy service westbound at track speed through Abingdon,IL..
The Carl Sandberg passes one of my favorite old feed mills at Abingdon,IL. on a warm but windy winters day.
Amtrak's Chicago/Quincy Carl Sanburg heads for Quincy at East Abingdon on the BNSFQuincy Line.
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 westbound Carl Sandburg is only a few mintues from making its 9am station stop at Mendota. Here the train screams out of Earlville about 5 miles east of Mendota. The old signals and poles line... (more)
The Illini arriving.
A member of a BNSF production gang working on Main Track 1 waves us by as we head towards the TP&W interlocking on Main Track 2. These employees are replacing grade crossing planks. This view is... (more)