I was coming back from Walmart with my wife's meds when I saw the Barstow Local pick up a unit from NRE as I crossed the tracks in Silvis. I hung a Ueee and got ahead of the local to get a shot. W... (more)
A long line of engines await their fate at NRE in Silvis, IL. Included are NREX 2707 which started out life as UP 3014 in March of 1966 before being sold off to Southern Pacific, only to come back... (more)
A rather worn looking NREX unit with various heritage basks in the evening sun.
The 2707 sits at the point of one of the long strings of stored lokies sitting on the grounds of the former Rock Island servicing facilities on the NREX property in Silvis.
A couple of ex Providence and Worcester b-units sit in the NRE storage facility in Waycross, Georgia. Besides the B units, there are a lot of old prime movers sitting in the sun, slowly rusting aw... (more)
Old prime movers show the rust and weather effects of sitting in the elements for many years, while one of the five Providence & Worchester B30-7ABs suffers the same in Waycross, Georgia.
Slowly getting swallowed by plants and vines this former US Steel SW9 sits in the back of National Railway Equipment's Dixmoor facility awaiting an uncertain future.
American locs recently arrived to Argentina. Picture taken just before going to Materfer plant. Now some of them had been modified according to Argentine railtracks requirements.
A Pair of Ex-Santa Fe GP7u's sit in Lexington,KY awaiting there fate...
NREX 2706 is the former Clinchfield 3007 (SD40). A full view of 2706 can be seen here. http://www.railpictures.net/photo/601484/