CSX power on the BNSF line west of Oregon IL
Memorial to the 259 men and boys that were killed in the Mine disaster.
Pyramids in Illinos? Mine tailings from a coal mine in the early 1900's
BNSF line west of Oregon IL
Byron IL Nuclear Plant on a clear day
BNSF line west of Oregon IL taken over by the CSX power!
Silica Sand Mine west of Oregon IL.
Silica is used primarily in the production of glass for windows, drinking glasses, beverage bottles, and many other uses. The majority of optical fibers for telecommunications are also made from silica. It is a primary raw material for many whiteware ceramics such as earthenware, stoneware, porcelain, as well as industrial Portland cement.
Byron IL Nuclear Plant from a country road a few miles to the east. Did not realize that I captured some birds.
Rochelle IL junction of the BNSF and Union Pacific railroads. BNSF goes to the right and the Union Pacific goes to the left.
Rochelle IL junction of the BNSF and Union Pacific.
BNSF to the right and Union Pacific to the left, Global 3 is a coupld of miles down on the left...