The last of the original OTVR geeps sits unused at the Fergus Falls depot. Looking back, this unit has quite the rich history. Beginning with the Southern railway. In its final years, it spent a... (more)
Southern Rwy train #84 at High Point, NC in this winter 1974 scene with "original" NS power leading. After the merger, Southern trains #83 and #84 were used to ferry power to Spencer for maintenan... (more)
Rare Bird: L&N GP18 number 464--shown at Shop 17, the running repair shop at South Louisville--was one of five (5) such units delivered to the L&N in April 1960--the first "low nose" hood units on... (more)
In late December/early January, FCEN operated a rail train for CFRC (Central FL Rail Corridor) to drop new welded rail between Lake Monroe & Winter Park as they prepare to bring "SunRail" to life.... (more)
96-car empty OUC train negotiates a bit of "street running" thru Tavares. The train will be stored on the Sorrento Branch.
FCEN handles a 96-car empty OUC coal train on the otherwise lifeless Sorrento Branch, which also has stored centerbeams that will be pulled to make room for even more empty OUC coal cars.
Florida Central's Second Orlando leads a short train into the massive Silver Star industrial complex in western Orlando. This is a spur that is about 2 miles long that leads into this massive comp... (more)
Florida Central's Second Orlando stops traffic as they depart Modello Yard for the Silver Star Industrial Park in west Orlando.
Lake County's FCEN rails saw some heavy duty railroad action with an empty 96-car OUC coal train being brought online for storage. The cars were fixed up at Green Cove Springs prior to storage on... (more)
Making their first apperance on RP under their new owners, are 2 of the 3 former Susquehanna GP18's East Penn aquired last year. 1800 & 1802 are seen here pulling into Pocopson, PA with a load bou... (more)
RLK 1808 kicking a few cars around the yard
A pair of Railink Geeps classify some cars in Hamilton Yard before asking for a clearance onto the N&NW spur to reach Bunge Inc. on the waterfront.
NB Norfolk Southbound local working through the trees south of Pinehurst, NC || September 1972
The Central California Traction local ends their days by putting the power in the house. Engine #700, GP7, sits in the house on the other track.
Eastbound NS train #64 at Troy, NC || August 1972