When the train came across the Mississippi River back into Rock Island the TEC crew members detrained....the youngest one of the three came up to me and asked how I know where there train is cause... (more)
A BNSF Geometry Train pauses at the former Dri-Line depot in downtown Rock Island to pick up the local engineer to pilot it across the Crescent Bridge.
A BNSF Geometry Train crosses the Crescent Bridge after wying on the Davenport side of the Mississippi River for the return trip to Galesburg.
BNSF track geometry train rolls west to Rock Island.
A BNSF coal train for the Houston, TX area exits the siding at Harrold, TX after meeting a stack train. The small elevator in the background has a former MKT GP7 as a switcher.
A loaded coal train a few minutes after sunrise passes through the farm fields between the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers.