Fort Worth & Western's Cresson Turn navigates the suburbs of Fort Worth along this former Santa Fe line. Today's turn of 100+ cars is powered by four SD40-2s.
Texas Chief No.15 coming in the station with F7(A) #47 and three 'B' units in the lead, with Alco PA-1 #64 watching the action. Photo taken from my slide collection. photographer J.B.King.
PA #58 and a companion booster, lay over at Fort Worth on April 01, 1961 between runs on Nos. 77-78. This Alco PA-1 was built in October 1948. Photo part of my collection, photographer Edward... (more)
The brakeman on top of the box car was relaying signals to the engine crew of the GP7, another sight that would disappear with the arrival of radio communication in train service. Photographer ... (more)
Time is ticking for these two classics switchers at the west end of Dallas.
A neat combination switching local industries.