A trip to Galesburg isn't complete, without stopping at the yard!
A yard job pulls a track in the busy yard.
The 70MAC's on the string of power on the right are about to move but there's other interesting stuff about including one of only two SD40-2Bt's #301 sandwiched between a pair of SD40-2's and a gr... (more)
The BNSF is hosting the "Worlds Largest RR Car" for afew days on its way to Kansas. Here the train with Schnabel car CEBX 800 is ready to roll at Galesburg Terminal this AM.
Packed yard of BNSF locomotives near the diesel shop. 5340 is getting some engine work.
519 & 527 go nose to nose at the sand tower in the Galesburg yard.
BNSF motors wait for service behind the diesel shop in the Galesburg yard.
Classic power lines up in the Galesburg classification yard.
Rare view inside the BNSF Hump Tower at Galesburg. The Hump Yard Master views trains through tinted windows and carefully monitors traffic on a bank of computers.
Self-propelled Herzog multi-purpose MoW vehicle. Top speed of 50mph. Currently doing work for BNSF.
Assorted power lined up for service & assignment at the BNSF Galesburg yard.
BNSF power backs up into the diesel shop at the Galesburg yard.
Plenty of yard power present at the Galesburg facility.
BNSF 512 makes it's way through the BNSF Yard in Galesburg, IL. The 512 looks like it has seen better days.
Orange is everywhere at Galesburg