CN M338 passes through Galena, IL, with 18 Dash 8 models in tow, coming out of storage in Council Bluffs, IA and now on their way to meet a Canadian scrapper.
U705 is strung out along the Southern bank of the Galena River as it eases past Grant Park.
A gaggle of normally aspirated locomotives pull an eastbound Chicago Central & Pacific freight by the historic Galena depot on a rainy August 13, 1994. Galena is named after the natural mineral fo... (more)
An empty DDG train bound for Tara, IA, has slowed down for the 10 mph permanent speed restriction thru Galena. Here the train passes Grant Park named after Ulysses S. Grant, who arrived in Galena ... (more)
CN 5298 negotiates the curves along the Galena River en route to Dubuque. In a short time, the train will leave home rails at Portage, and use trackage rights on the BNSF to get back to CN propert... (more)
Westbound from Chicago to Waterloo, Iowa passes the former Illinois Central depot in historic Galena.
BNSF ran a special Employee Appreciation train from LaCross a few days ago. The train made a stop at Galena to pick up first responders of Galena who responded to the big derailment BNSF had a few... (more)
An empty grain train bound for loading in Iowa has slowed down for the 10 mph permanent speed restriction thru Galena. Here the train passes Grant Park named after Ulysses S. Grant, who arrived in... (more)
Eastbound grain extra over the former Chicago Central & Pacific passes the historic depot at Galena with 1 of 10 SOO SD60s remaining.
The crew on M337 has run out of time and now sits and waits for a relief crew at the Galena Depot. The inbound crew went to work at Hawthorne Yard in Chicago, IL, overnight and with heavy delays d... (more)
CN M337 head's westbound through the historic town of Galena, IL in northwest part of the state with NS 1071 (CNJ) as the leader.
Passing the Old Depot in IC's old Iowa Div
Northbound manifest proceeds along the Mississippi River on a hot day, led by a pair of SD70MAC's with fading paint jobs.
CN empty unit train for the ethanol plant at Dyersville, IA with foreign power approaches East Grant.
Southbound manifest glides alongside the Mississippi River. This photo was taken from the front lawn of the B&B my wife and I were staying in on our vacation this week. She thought we selected thi... (more)