Alco FA 139, rebuilt by EMD and riding on EMD trucks, brings Rock Island's westward train into North Topeka, Ks. on U.P. trackage rights May 23, 1965. GP-7s and a F7B help, and the train will so... (more)
Alco FA 301 on the ready track at Hagerstown, Md., on August 14, 1965
Finally, a train on the George's Creek. 303,25, and two ballast cars. Looks like new ties and ballast is coming to the RR
The perfect Christmas present..less than 200ft from my home in Barton, these appeared two days ago, and the sun finally shone on them today!
As far west as an engine has been on this old line in ... (more)
Eastbound Alco FA A-B on Pacific Fruit Express reefer block east of Ogallala, Neb, August 1959.
A southbound manifest enters the BN's Klamath Falls yards. The train had been stopped waiting for clearance. Knowing how Alco's smoked when first notched up, we waited and were not disappointed
This new A-B-A set of Alco FAs is being delivered behind D&H 1515
The PGE locomotive shop in Squamish has a need for spare parts for their all MLW(ALCO) engine fleet.