RailPictures.Net Photo: STC 1201 Simpson Railroad EMD SW1200 at Shelton, Washington by Joel Hawthorn
 
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Simpson Railroad (more..)
EMD SW1200 (more..)
Dayton Dry Sort Yard (more..)
Shelton, Washington, USA (more..)
June 09, 2015
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STC 1201 (more..)
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Joel Hawthorn (more..)
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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.
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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.
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