Idling for a long time, oil builds up in cylinders etc., then with a mighty roar a trio of GEs head out on a mine run. Oh, the humanity. God, I STILL love the smell of diesel smoke in the mornin... (more)
Corbin maybe. Hope you labeled your slides. I missed this one.
A mine run from Corbin makes its way through fresh snow on the way to Resource mine. The trip would be cut short due to flooding on the C&M Branch.
One of the yard crews at Louisville & Nashville’s Corbin yard assembles a train for a mine run.
Louisville & Nashville road switcher/slug combinations face off in Corbin, Kentucky. A U25B and slug are in the foreground, while an RS-36 paired with a cut-down RS3 point the opposite way in the ... (more)
The engineer of one of Louisville & Nashville’s yard crews in Corbin, Kentucky checks his path as he backs his RS-36/slug combo into the yard.
The majority of the power at Louisville & Nashville’s yard in Corbin, Kentucky in May, 1982 was painted in the Family Lines scheme. A few nice examples of pure L&N paint was present, including th... (more)
Louisville & Nashville U25B 1603, paired with a slug cut down from an RS-3, goes to work in the yard in Corbin, Kentucky.
A ex SCL C420 sits with other L&N Alcos In Corbin
Looking resplendent in one of the best cheapo paint jobs, this new unit is out back at the old enginehouse.
CSX SD40-2 #8357 leads loaded ethanol train K447 out of the yard at Corbin beginning its trip south on the KD Sub.
A variety of Louisville & Nashville power waits for assignments at the yard in Corbin, Kentucky.
A U-Boat With Extra Props
After a long career as a road engine, Louisville & Nashville U25B 1606 is now working in yard service and on mine runs. It’s now getting extra tractive ef... (more)
Three-builder lineups could still be found in Louisville & Nashville’s Corbin, Kentucky yard in the early 1980’s. Here a U25B, an SD40, and a C420 occupy adjacent tracks.
A pair of Louisville & Nashville U-boats occupies the track behind the engine house in Corbin, Kentucky. U30C 1570 is in Family Lines paint, while U23B 2709 is pure L&N.