Alsthom AD24C no. 4210 propelled the international special express train no. 35 from Bangkok to Butterworth (Penang).
The evening shadows are long as 4210 east passes the signboard for Zeke on the LTV Mining Railroad. There is no side track here but this is where the most precipitous part of the decent into the L... (more)
No where else in the U.S. today could you find an A-B-B-B-A set of F9s in freight service, but it happened today after ex-Erie Mining F9A 4211, now owned by the Lake Superior Railroad Museum was p... (more)
The first pull of taconite "fines" heads west through Murphy City early in the morning. After dropping the loads off at Trow siding, the Fs will return to the Tunnel siding to pick up more loads.
4210 and the other 6 remaining F-units wait at the interchange yard for shipment. The end is near for the taconite mill building in the background as it will soon be gone too.
Eastern & Oriental Express Train from Singapore - Kuala Lumpur - Butterworth - Kanchanaburi - Bangkok
Attendees of the Missabe Range Historical Society annual meet were treated to the display of the Erie Mining F units.
Sweet fancy Moses, I miss this railroad.
A solid ABBBA set of former LTVSMCO (Erie Mining) F9s with 55 loaded ore cars rolls east towards the dock at Taconite Harbor on Lake Superior.