RailPictures.Net Photo: STC 1201 Simpson Railroad EMD SW1200 at Shelton, Washington by Joel Hawthorn
  Login Sign Up 

Community Response Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo
Views: 3,387     Favorited: 8
Since added on June 11, 2015

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
Simpson Railroad (more..)
EMD SW1200 (more..)
Dayton Dry Sort Yard (more..)
Shelton, Washington, USA (more..)
June 09, 2015
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
STC 1201 (more..)
Joel Hawthorn (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
The last log train highballs Dayton during a special move to and from the Dry Sort yard with the purpose of retrieving remaining rolling stock which had been stranded since the end of 2013 after the mainline had been embargoed out of Shelton to the log trains. There would be one more final round trip in the afternoon to fetch a string of Center beam lumber cars, after which the sound of the black, red and white switchers' five chimes would fade, never again to be heard at Dayton. For both trips the railroad's retired caboose was used to haul company heads along for the ride.
Photo Location Map Photo Comments (1) 

View Larger Map

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (2)+ Add to Album

Album created by member Ere
Album Views: 4,668
Simpson Railroad

Album created by member Joel Hawthorn
Album Views: 9,398
Based in Shelton, Washington, this private operation has hauled logs and lumber for its parent timber company Simpson Lumber (Timber) since 1890. Here you will be able to easily research all of my STC images on this site.
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album

EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.

Photo Copyright 2015 Joel Hawthorn. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2021. All Rights Reserved.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information