RailPictures.Net Photo: LN 383 Louisville & Nashville FPA-2 at Hagans, Virginia by Ron Flanary
 
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Louisville & Nashville (more..)
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Hagans Switchback (more..)
Hagans, Virginia, USA (more..)
June, 1964
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LN 383 (more..)
LN 66 (more..)
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At the only mainline switchback in the US, L&N Corbin-bound manifest number 66 swings off the "Old CV" main and down to the first leg of the unique piece of track work. The lead unit is classed by the L&N as an FA-2, but actually it's a steam generator-equipped Alco FPA-2--a unit that also saw some limited passenger service for its owner.
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