Jon Habegger, Burlington Route Historical Society
Big Rock, Illinois, is a small community about 12 miles west of Aurora at Milepost 50 on the C&I line of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad between Chicago and the Twin Cities. Big Rock was a typical rural town. Learn how a small town such as Big Rock was served by the Burlington over the years. Photos from years past and present will be shown along with information from employee and public timetables.