RailPictures.Net Photo: LN 319 Louisville & Nashville Alco FA-2 at Loyall, Kentucky by Ron Flanary
 
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Louisville & Nashville (more..)
Alco FA-2 (more..)
Loyall Yard Office (more..)
Loyall, Kentucky, USA (more..)
December, 1964
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
LN 319 (more..)
LN X319South (more..)
Ron Flanary (more..)
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L&N Extra 319 South--a Corbin to Lynch, KY turnaround job--stops at Loyall, KY in observance of the train order signal at the stop position. The engineer is inside signing for a Form 31 train order. The train will head up the Poor Fork Branch at Baxter, less than a mile ahead. The empties will be placed upgrade from the big tipple at the huge mine at Lynch, and then a corresponding number of loads will be doubled over below the tipple. Shortly after midnight, the crew will pass this way again en route to Corbin with a 10,000 train of met coal to be washed at US Steel's prep plant, and then reloaded and shipped north to Gary, Indiana. This operation was known as the "Steel Train."
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