Take a knee. Don't worry, the train is stopped for photos as we catch a reflective view at track level of Clinchfield Railroad 3632 (SD45). CSX's running of The Santa Train will be extra special this year for the 75th Anniversary as this unit and 800 (F3) were restored in cooperation with the Southern Appalachia Railway Museum. On November 17, 2017, we catch a side view of the deadhead in Gate City, VA.
The EMD SD (special duty) series are a strong and reliable kind of locomotive which still serve America's rails today. They have proved themselves reliable by clocking in several million miles of freight service.