Oversize load: On the afternoon of August 11, 2004, Denver and Rio Grande Western GP30 No. 3011 is on its way to the Colorado railroad Museum on the streets. With no outside rail connection, the l... (more)
Street running! Well, not really, but Denver and Rio Grande Western GP30 No. 3011 is on its way to the Colorado railroad Museum on the streets. With no outside rail connection, the locomotive was ... (more)
As of Thursday the 17th the last of the LSRC Alco's, 1280, was scrapped bringing the end of a era to Michigan. Here two of the last 3 M420's and one of the four C425's sits outside the shops in Sa... (more)
All but 2 of the Alcos owned by Lake States have been scrapped including all four in this photo. These three MLW M420's were the first to be scrapped.
E's, Geep's, Sw's, SD's, Slugs, MP's and even a couple GE's, something for just about everyone and behind me there are several more E's, Geeps a few CF7's a couple F40's two F45's and much much mo... (more)
Another shot front inside of the roundhouse in Gary, this time showing the 322.
A rare look inside the EJE roundhouse in Gary finds two retired locomotives awaiting disposition. This roundhouse is slated for demolishing, it is unsure as of now when it will be torn down.
Five SW1500's sit along the road at the shops in Altoona. The 2214 still in CR, you can see the old Penn central name at the right angle.
The J logo on 650's long hood.
LSRC 469 the last regularly operating RS in freight service in the US sit on one of the old PM roundhouse tracks in saginaw along with a RS3M also retired.
2 RS18U's sit behind the CN shops awaiting disposition.
Looking in good shape from the outside, but probably not so much on the inside, is SAR 7487, retired and await a decision outside of Walker Yard's LRC.
Retired BC Rail RS-18m 622 awaits its fate at the Walker Yard Diesel facility.
Retired and awaiting the torch is CN 5307. This engine along with 6002 and 6004 were in a pretty significant washout derailment on the Brazeau Sub, with a sulphur train.
Recently wrecked and retired SD40us 6002 and 6004 await the torch at Edmonton's Walker Shops.