The Chicago to LA intermodal train is about to pass the Amtrak depot in Galesburg on the BN side. The SP had trackage rights over the BN back in 1994 from KC to Chicago. After the BNSF the SP star... (more)
As seen from IL. Rte. 40, the eastbound TOFC/COFC from Denver nears Buda led by a whiteface GP50, crossing over the CNW's SI line in the distance. The Mendota sub didn't see much TOFC traffic in ... (more)
The baby Zephyr races through the crossovers at Wataga just out of Galesburg.
The baby Zephyr makes the bend into Buda. Shortly after passing by, this train would meet BN #1 with an OCS train, headed west. Reported to be onboard: Grinstein & Krebs. Reported itinerary: di... (more)
The California Zephyr blasts past the depot in Galva. The depot has since been razed.
This loaded ore train is stopped outside of Galesburg wating for the yard to handle them. Today's ore train had a nice treat with a WC 45 and 3 SP AC's, with the last SP being brand new. These tra... (more)
SP Chicago-Roper manifest rolls west at Wyanet on BN trackage rights.
Amtrak's California Zephyr departing Galesburg meets the "Chrome" train, SP run-through CHROM waiting its turn to get into the yard with brand new power.
Manifest freight passes the now razed depot at Galva westbound.