Extraordinary circumstances have brought Rock Island 131 to Palmer Lake on June 27, 1965. A massive series of storms two weeks before swept away almost every railroad line into Denver. UP’s tracks... (more)
Several years ago the New York & Greenwood Lake had purchased former Long Island FA-1 powerpack 616 from a tourist railroad in Quebec. The FA-1 is shown at the ralroad's Passaic yard.
Former Erie cabooses and an ex LIRR FA-1 power pack meet at the NY&GL's Passaic Yard
LB-2 heading for Boston Freight Terminal after setting out at Readville. BL-1/LB-2 followed a sort of "outer belt" route, connecting with Boston and Maine at Lowell, Mass. and New York Central a... (more)
Reading Railroad Alco FA-1 #303A and RS-3 #519 doing pusher service on an eastbound iron ore train. As was the practice with most of the first-generation road diesels, Reading's FA's became candi... (more)
Train #1 crosses the Fox River at Green Bay,WI..
Train #1 arrives Green Bay,WI..
Just a guess on the location of this shot from my collection. Nothing on the slide except the road number and the Kodak date stamp. The SP&S FA's that made it into BN service didn't last long and ... (more)
SL-SF hostlers are handling 5204 FA-1 and three F3's at Frisco's roundhouse area at Kansas City, Mo. on April 17, 1965.
Erie Alco FB-1 No 725 is seen being serviced at Marion, Ohio in November 1952. Scanned from a 6 x 9 negative by an unknown photographer.
Having traveled 65 miles from Memphis, a St. Louis-San Francisco "westbound" freight passes through Jonesboro, Arkansas on its run to Springfield, Mo. on June 2, 1961. Two Alco FA-1's have three ... (more)
A measly FA goes for a spin on the table built for Challengers.
Reading Alco FA-1 units 302 and 304 sit at E. Penn Jct..
Reading Alco FA-1 units in AB combination pull a Philadelphia bound freight.