Nice when mergers don’t involve immediate repainting or worse yet butchering the original paint job. This unit is idling on a slow day and it’s great to see something “exotic”.
On Home Rails
TKEN 9433 showing it's age is tied down for the weekend at the TennKen home Yard in Dyersburg, TN on this cool November morning. TennKen own a trio of these GP28's w... (more)
One of TennKen's unique GP28 locomotives switches the yard at Dyersburg.
TennKen Railroad's rare GP28 Nº9435 stands under the shed in Dyersburg, Tennessee with it's two sister units near by. The GP28 was not a successful model for EMD, the series only resulted in 31 un... (more)
A Tennken crew departs the yard at Dyersburg (running parallel to the CN-IC main) and makes their way across town to work PolyOne. TKEN rosters three former IC GP28's (built 1964) retaining their ... (more)
A Tennken crew builds their train at the yard in Dyersburg before heading across town to work PolyOne. TKEN rosters three former IC GP28's (built 1964) retaining their original IC numbers (9433-94... (more)
ICG GP11 #8720 at Dyersburg, TN || April 1989
Still wearing its original IC number, this one is a rare bird. IC rebuilt it to 2000HP at some point and added the access hatches to the roof. Was usually parked right by the IC main.
Ex ICG, nee IC originally 1800, upgraded to 2000, switching
TKEN GP28 9433 sitting at Dyersburg, Tn. awaiting its next assignment
Parked in the yard at Dyersburg.
IC train CHME (Chicago - Memphis) heads south through west Tennessee with a pair of SD70s, a pair of GP38-2s, and an SW14 on CTC Board magazine's Day in North America.