INTERLOCKING TOWERS

BURLINGTON ROUTE

Now owned by BNSF.

Lines are grouped into historic operating divisions. As passenger service declined during the 1950's, many divisions were consolidated.

Burlington Route historically named its subdivisions by the end points.


CB&Q CHICAGO & AURORA DIVISION

Chicago & Aurora Subdivision
Aurora & Galesburg Subdivision
Aurora & Savanna Subdivision

Rockford & Flag Center Subdivision


CB&Q LA CROSSE DIVISION

Savanna & La Crosse Subdivision (Savanna-East Dubuque)
Savanna & La Crosse Subdivision (East Dubuque-La Crosse)
La Crosse & St. Croix Subdivision


CB&Q GALESBURG DIVISION

Galesburg & Quincy Subdivision
Galesburg & Savanna Subdivision

Buda & Vermont Subdivision

CB&Q OTTUMWA DIVISION

Galesburg & Ottumwa Subdivision


CB&Q BEARDSTOWN DIVISION

Beardstown Subdivision (Bushnell-Paducah)

Beardstown & St. Louis Subdivision