As the empty salt train approaches Retsof Road, the conductor climbs down the flag the crossing while a signal maintainer watches the train. The crossing protection was out of service while a tie ... (more)
A Rochester & Southern empty salt train departs the yard in Retsof and heads towards the American Rock Salt mine in Mount Morris.Locomotives:BPRR 3103 GP40WCOR 3346 SD40-3BPRR ... (more)
A Rochester & Southern salt train departs the yard in Retsof and makes its way south towards the mine in Mount Morris. Locomotives:BPRR 3103 GP40WCOR 3346 SD40-3BPRR 3101 GP40<... (more)
The Rochester & Southern salt train heads south after switching cars in Retsof, NY with 4 G&W EMD's leading the charge. Locomotives:BPRR 3103 GP40WCOR 3346 SD40-3BPRR 3101 GP4... (more)
The crew of Delaware & Hudson’s salt train retrieves C424m 452 from a siding on the Genesee & Wyoming at Retsof, New York. The train has operated push-pull west of Hornell to accommodate a reverse... (more)
Looking for that perfect fixer-upper switcher? Look no further than Retsof, New York, where the former Philadelphia Bethlehem & New England NW2 #21 now resides as a burned out hulk of its former ... (more)
The 14-mile-long salt hauling Genesee & Wyoming Railroad dieselized in the 1950’s with a small fleet of Alco RS1’s and S4’s. Later, a few secondhand RS1’s were added to the roster, including this ... (more)
It all began here - Today the Genesee & Wyoming name and paint scheme can be found on locomotives around the world. In 1983, only two locomotives wore the branding of the G&W, and they are seen he... (more)
GW-1 heads south through Retsof, NY.
The back part of GV-2 rests at Griegsville after the middle of the train derailed in East Bethany two days earlier, blocking the line.
The G&W used to host an open house at the Retsof shops every Spring. This is a view out the back door of the shops of 1976 as it sits on the dead track with its stack capped.
Next up on our chase was Route 63, where the crew stopped down at the shops short to the
north of the bridge, where they took 3103 out of the shop, and placed it on the
front of the train, and t... (more)
GW-1 heads South thru Retsof, on its way to the salt mine with empties.