Penn Central Heritage passes thru Flagg center west of Rochelle, IL. Flagg Center is the junction of line to Rockford, IL operated now by a shortline.
A freshly rebuilt and repainted former warbonnet ATSF leader guides this hot stack train eastbound down the roller coaster just west of Rochelle.
After waiting for two westbounds to get ahead of it, BNSF 8378 throttles up to track speed as it hauls an empty grain train over Skare Rd. northwest of Flagg Center, IL, during the waning hours of... (more)
A Santa Fe painted Fakebonnet passes the CB&Q searchlights in Flagg Center. these signals days are now limited as replacements are already on sight.
Stacks roll east down the roller coaster just west of Flagg Center before turning south in Rochelle.
HLCX 1003, leased to the Railnet, takes the day off sitting in Flag Center.
A clear signal can be seen way off the in east as a loaded oil train approaches Rochelle. The train has the green light to cross the UP Geneva Sub at Rochelle. The train is on a short double track... (more)
BNSF 2013 gets ready to pull onto the Illinois Railway Interchange at Flagg Center, Illinois.
At 2:35 on the afternoon of February 13, 1994, a Burlington Northern westbound passes a farm just west of Flagg Center, Illinois. BN SD40-2 No. 8011 leads a trailing Santa Fe GP50, a sign of thing... (more)
MBRCNTW heads west with a new crew at just west of Flagg Center.
Only 80-some miles into its transcontinental journey, this Z train gets up to speed after leaving the Rochelle environs.
A westbound stacker proceeds at restricted speed after a weed spray truck fouled the main and dropped the signal in their face on the short line. You should have seen that truck hi-tail it out of ... (more)
A head on shot of Camas Prairie Railnet 3.