On July 21, 1989, I was at Bulls Gap, TN to photograph an unlikely visitor---Nickel Plate 587---as the trainmaster and conductor slowly walked her around that same wye. This was an Asheville-Bulls... (more)
JULY 11, 1985; BULLS GAP; TO C&E NUMBER FIRST 121; ENGINE 6558 DISPLAY SIGNALS RUN AS FIRST 121 BULLS GAP TO ANDOVER. TAKE SIDING MEET EXTRA 3226 EAST AT YUMA. MEET EXTRA 5228 EAST AT TITO.
Andover, VA, May 27, 1985: Few diesel locomotives were more fearsome looking than a Southern SD45. The company had them set-up to operate long hood forward, as noted by the signature high-mounted ... (more)