RailPictures.Net Photo: BKRR 4116 Batten Kill Railroad Alco RS-3 at Salem, New York by John Sesonske
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» Batten Kill Railroad (more..)
» Alco RS-3 (more..)
» Greenwich Jct. Yard, Batten Kill RR 
» Salem, New York, USA (more..)
» December, 2020
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
» BKRR 4116 (more..)
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» John Sesonske (more..)
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A representation of D&H history in Washington County, NY was lined up on December 6th at the former junction between the D&H's Washington Branch and it's subsidiary Greenwich & Johnsonville. Posed on the south leg of the connecting wye is the BKRR 4116. This original D&H unit has been serving this line since the early 1970's and is in the scheme the D&H applied to it in September 1973. In the middle on a former D&H yard track is the RPCX 3021 in the D&H's black and yellow scheme worn by all D&H end cab switchers. The 3021 is a former Army and Staten Island Rapid Transit Alco S2 that was sold by SIRT to the Upper Hudson River RR. It was transferred to the Saratoga & North Creek who painted it in the current heritage scheme. After Iowa Pacific's bankruptcy it was rescued by a private owner. On the right on the former D&H Washington Branch "main" is the SNEX 5012. The former Atlantic & Danville unit wears the D&H lightning stripe scheme and carries a D&H road number that saw service on this former D&H Branch. It is lettered for the Southern New England RR.
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  ApertureFNumber  f/7.1
  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
  ExposureTime  9/10
  ISOSpeedRatings  400
  Flash  16
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