RailPictures.Net Photo: CSXT 6501 CSX Transportation (CSXT) EMD GP40 at Frederick, Maryland by Ted Grumbine
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» CSX Transportation (CSXT) (more..)
» EMD GP40 (more..)
» CSX OML Sub, Frederick Jct. (more..)
» Frederick, Maryland, USA (more..)
» October 19, 1991
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» CSXT 6501 (more..)
» CSX B947 (more..)
» Ted Grumbine (more..)
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B947, the Saturday version of the Frederick District Switcher, shown here on the Old Main Line at Frederick Junction, is preparing to spot several ADM covered hoppers at a customer siding on the Frederick Industrial Track (10/19/1991, 09:38).

Happily, by some small miracle, both units, CSXT GP40 6501 (the former B&O 3685) and CSXT GP38 2116 (the former B&O 4816), are still dressed in “B&O Blue”, 5˝ years after the first CSX paint scheme debuted, and 19 years after the Chessie System colors first deployed.

The crew needs to clear the single main pronto, because a B&O Railroad Museum-sponsored “Autumn Glory Special”, symbolled P945, is westbound on the OML and fast approaching Frederick Junction.

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