Burlington Northern U28C 5671 resting at Galesburg Ill October 1971. Built as Northern Pacific 2805 in May 1966 and retired in June 1981. J.W. Stubblefield Photo from my Collection.
A variety of power sits in Galesburg Yard, including Metra's newest switcher, EMD GP23ECO NIRC 10
Burlington Northern SD45 6459 and three other units in a colorful lashup at Galesburg Yard August 1970. BN 6459 was built as CB&Q 518 in January 1969 and is wearing the pre merger BN scheme. Other... (more)
Three lines of power sit in Galesburg, IL.
Various engines at the locomotive terminal in Galesburg, IL.
Various units from different railroads sit in Galesburg yard at the engine facilities.
A pair of BNSF SD40-2s work pulldowns in Galesburg, IL.
A mixed freight passes through the huge Galesburg yard.
A sea of orange with a few Warbonnets, NS, Crandac, GATX, CITX units for good measure.
On Christmas Day, heavy snowfall shrouds the view of motive power at the engine facility.
As a boxcar rolls off the hump into a classification track, a set of three SD40-2s idles at the bottom waiting for the next string of cars to push over the top.
Early in the morning, SD39 No. 1924 rolls down the ladder performs switching duties. Note that there's nobody in the cab.
At sunset, an ex-Santa Fe SD39 works cars near the yard tower.
Early in the morning at Galesburg Yard, two remote-control EMDs are about to begin their chores.