During the final full year of operation for LTV Steel Mining Company a loaded mine train behind a pair of Alcos departs the loadout for the crusher while a shorter empty train waits its turn. This... (more)
A Depew, Lancaster & Western RS11 sits at Bridge 60 on the rails of sister railroad, Delaware Lackawanna on a comfortably chilly night.
Two RS11s power a plow extra on LTV Steel Mining Company's mainline to Taconite Harbor prior to the late March opening of the shipping season. This would be LTVSMC's final year.
Former Erie Mining and later LTV Steel Alco RS-11 #7209 sits next to the former Missabe RR's Hinsdale branch (which ran to Ely, MN) waiting for movement to it's new owner, Mesabi Nugget, which bou... (more)
The Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad recently acquired this RS-11 engine that was a former member of the Louisville, New Albany & Corydon Railroad (LNAC) where is it was not in use for a decade... (more)
While waiting for the two big storms to hit the area, I dig through some pics to share. Morristown & Erie once had a cache of former Erie Mining RS-11 stored. They are since, long gone.
Former Erie Mining and later LTV Steel Alco RS-11 #7209 sits under the Hinsdale bridge and next to the former Missabe RR's Hinsdale branch waiting for movement to it's new owner, Mesabi Nugget, wh... (more)
YDHR 3612 breaks the silence in Goodwood, ON with a passenger excursion.
The York Durham Heritage Railway's yard at Uxbridge is home to three Alcos, No. 3612 is the one pictured here, along with retired passenger cars, cabooses and maintenance equipment, all of which i... (more)
YDHR 3611 sits infront of Uxbridge Station with three passenger cars and a wooden caboose. Next departure is scheduled for 1430 on the dot.
Just like the days of the old: An Alco RS11 splits the property of H.H. Goode and Sons Feed and Farm Supplies in two as it departs Uxbridge Station for a Sunday excursion.
Alco + wooden caboose + slow order = mid 1970s D&H
Notch-nose Alcos rule at Maybrook Yard- for now. The Poughkeepsie Bridge Route via Maybrook would close in less than a year. These are former New Haven units on former New Haven rails. Did you spo... (more)
Winchester & Western's Sand Man heads east through the rolling Virginia farmland en route from Gore to Winchester.
YDHR 3612 idles in Uxbridge after switching around a few cars. YDHR 1310 on the left has certainly seen better days on this line.