A Southern Pacific refugee, Nekoosa Paper S6 22 works the paper mill at Port Edwards, Wisconsin. The crewmen seem to enjoy riding the front deck of the old Alco on a warm August day.
Alco S6 DL 1044 idles in the morning sunshine as RS-18 1801 gets a jump start from a welder inside the shop to start the day at Genesee Valley Transportation. Locomotives:DL 1044 S6more)
Off the Beaten Branch Railroading: At the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers al... (more)
Off the beaten branch railroading at the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers all the way to... (more)
Having successfully delivered the water car back to its spot in Fillmore, Extra 1059 prepares to roll to a stop to head back to the west end of the station's track while the day's Steam Punk festi... (more)
Off The Beaten Branch Railroading At the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers all ... (more)
No. 44 follows the Knox & Kane's steam engine trips to provide assistance, if needed.
On an off chance that they would be running, I decided to make a quick stop in Batavia to see if I could find the Depew, Lancaster, & Western RR's Alco S6. Much to my surprise, I heard a horn as ... (more)
Fillmore and Western Railfest 2017. Ex Southern Pacific no. 1059 with two Santa Fe Caboose cross Central Ave with a passenger trip on the original Coast Route.
Ohio River S6 #56 switches the Kenova coal terminal in October of 1995.
Anaheim AlcoSouthern Pacific S6 1213, seen in Anaheim, California, on March 2, 1975, was built by Alco in June 1955 as SP 1046.
...Adam Farence Photo.
Ohio River Companies rare Alco S6 switches the Kenova coal facility in October of 1995.
Another for the "great things like this happen all the time" file. A quick five minute stop in Fillmore turned into an all-out event when, on this quiet Sunday with no scheduled trains, their ex-... (more)