BNSF Clinton/Galesburg local waits for more TWC just north of LeClaire,IA. on the Canadian Pacific.
Eastbound Clinton/Galesburg local climbs Warner Hill out of the Green river valley at Briar Bluff,IL. on its way to Galesburg.
Southbound on the CP the Clinton/Galesburg local will cross the Mississippi at Davenport and head east for Barstow where it will enter the Barstow Sub and head for Galesburg. The rear of the train... (more)
A very short Clinton,IA./Galesburg,IL. local southbound through the BNSF/IAIS interlocking at Colona,IL.with two classic ex-ATSF B40's.
The Clinton/Galesburg train moves east through the Iowa Interstate Yard at Rock Island on its way to Barstow and Galesburg,IL. with some unusual power for this train.
Even the Mississippi river turtles like trains. Southbound Clinton/Galesburg is in the hole for a northbound UP detour at LeClaire,IA.. Photo taken from Port Byron,IL..
A gaggle of GE's bask in the early morning sun on three sections of the Clinton/Galesburg train. Two trains are in the middle of brake tests while the other awaits its crew.
Photographed from Port Byron,IL. the southbound BNSF Clinton/Galesburg service is in the siding waiting for a southbound DME/CP train to pass.
Photographed from Port Byron,IL. a southbound slows for a meet at LeClaire,IA.onthe west bank of the Mississippi.
With the Centinial Bridge and Modern Woodman Building behind and about a month before the flood of 2011 the eastbound BNSF Clinton/Galesburg service proceeds east withafresh crew headed for Barsto... (more)
The Clinton/Galesburg train waits in the siding at LeClaire for a northbound.
The Clinton/Galesburg train heads through the reverse curves that are now the interlocking at Colona. The diamonds were replaced by a set of crossover switches that necessitated the S-curve setup.
BNSF Clinton/Galesburg service passes the Cone Tower on Moline's riverfront.