RailServe GP7 #4493 at the NS Columbia, SC Yard on January 8, 2014. This unit had previously been at the International Paper in Eastover, SC. The unit appears to be former Chicago & Northwestern.
The day's local returns to the engine house (crossing Industrial on the house lead). This locomotive was with Ventura County throughout the entire Rail America era. It's now wearing the colors of ... (more)
The annual Massachusetts Bay Railroad Enthusiasts (MBRRE) and Conway Scenic Railroad "Steam in the Snow" event was held on Saturday, January 4. The train rolls through Bartlett, New Hampshire, wi... (more)
OVRR's power enjoys some sun while the ambient temp was around 12 deg F.
Looking like a fire truck just out of the paint shop, MKT's GP-7 105 leads its tonnage southward 25 miles out of Kansas City on SLSF track at Moss, Kansas, Feb. 5, 1967. The two Alco FA's will ... (more)
MKT 105 South, with two GP-7's and two re-engined Alco FA's, gets a roll on southbound freight 17 miles out of Kansas City, Mo. on Feb. 5, 1967. Those aren't MKT CTC signals between Lenexa and ... (more)
A Salt Lake City Southern photo special poses at the Salt Lake/Utah County line at Point of the Mountain. Conductor Bruce Weaver and Engineer Carl Hollowell are stopped at Mount Summit (elev. 4812... (more)
We were watching the rip track being switched when what to our wondering eyes should appear, but engineer Santa! Remains are GP40s 370 and 360.
Appanoose County Community Railroad's chopnose GP7 emerges from the weeds with a couple covered hoppers in tow and heading south.
The Ex ACR GP7's arrived on the WC in fairly good shape and most were ran through North Fond du Lac for a chopped nose and WC paint within a few months of the merger. This is 1502 showing off its ... (more)
"Back in the day" we didn't have blogs, etc. to get news. Geeps did not do well in the coal fields and were hardly ever seen in those parts. To this day we wonder what occasioned the visit of tw... (more)
After spending an entire day of moving equipment around their small yard tracks, including a shove of the ATSF 2912 further back<... (more)
RI switch power Liberal, KS
Old-school DT&I power works the weed-strewn PRR yard tracks by St. Clair Ave. This land would later become I-670.
WC 1505 heads west with two Ex ACR business cars in tow near Rudyard. The train has just crossed the Pine River bridge and you can see the ex Soo depot in the left background.