During a run by.
The westbound "Chief" arriving at Joliet.
A special move of a transformer in a siding as the "Albany Hauler" passes. The power for the Hauler was RFRX 4202 4201. The hills in the background are the Coastal Range. We are in th... (more)
Ex-SP 4364 with special move of a transformer.
CRI&P E6A 630 posing also and a commuter train.
The "Albany Hauler" approaches with RFRX 4202 and 4201 (Rick Franklin Corporation B23-7s) and a typical size train of logs, wood chips, lumber, and covered hoppers. The hills in the background are... (more)
The SCL units are E8As also.
The other units are NS 2689 and NS 2810.
Special move of a transformer to a substation near Lyons, OR.
RFRX is the Rick Franklin Corporation of Albany, OR. The fellow on the ATV is probably the U-man, i.e., utility man.
The 'T' stood for 'Transfer', meaning the locomotive was capable of faster transition and higher sustained speeds than the regular 'S' - type yard switcher series. There were only 57 built and N&W... (more)