BNSF 2696         
BNSF unit in a small former DRI yard under the Centenial Bridge in Rock Island. The DRI (Davenport, Rock Island and Northwestern) was jointly owned by the CBQ and Milwaukee Road starting in 1901 and operated as an independent shortline until being divided by CP and BN in 1995. The DRI did much of the transfer and industry switching in the Quad Cities during it's existence.
Date: 6/27/2014 Location: Rock Island, IL   Map Show Rock Island on a rail map Views: 136 Collection Of:   Richard Hopfensperger
Locomotives: BNSF 2696(GP39-3)    Author:  Richard Hopfensperger
BNSF 2696
Picture Categories: Roster,Scenic,Bridge,Yard This picture is part of album:  BNSF
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Olaf Junges General Nice yard shot! 7/10/2014 2:47:46 AM

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