The Rock's "Peorian" makes its stop at Joliet
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Eastbound at Bureau with Amtrak colors on Butterworth owned equiptment.
Rock Island Pacific #901 on passenger train in pre-war days. Note the Rock Island advert on the left.
Rock Island U25B 220 and GP40 4705 move a transfer train past Burlington Northern's Westminster Tower, seen at the top left. The transfer on former Great Northern rails is en route to Rock Island'... (more)
The Quad Cities Rocket lumbers eastbound on some ragged looking trackage. From a Kodachrome slide.
Action at Blue Island, Illinois finds ex-UP covered wagons included in another mix-n-match lashup on the Rock.
Late in the evening, E7 #641 is ready to head to the yard after delivering the evening commuter run.
On the Rock Island main - #435 works some cars out of the yard on the north side of Ft.Worth