Two dozen vintage passenger cars rolled through Galesburg this (Monday) afternoon, making a brief stop at the Amtrak depot. A patchwork quilt of fallen flag railroads was assembled into a single train headed to Chicago from the St. Louis convention of the American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners.
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The core aspect of Galesburg’s annual celebration of a major local industry is…well…picking up steam, quite literally.
Trains won’t have to stop blowing their whistles when traveling in Galesburg through the Chillicothe rail subdivision just yet.