Maersk unit looks a little weathered now that the paint scheme has a few years on it.
With part of ESMARK Steel's Mingo Plant in the background...Various power sits in Mingo Yard waiting assignment.
84K power heads out to the Fern Industrial track to pick up a loaded Coal train interchanged from the Ohio Central.
While waiting for the Pennsy Es I grabbed a shot of this mill switcher.
All nine cars of the special are visible here as the special turns right onto the former Panhandle Main.
Passengers get a great view of the steel industry as the train passes by a Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel mill.
You can really still smell the fresh paint on this one. * Only 3 ES40DC units were delivered in the 9900 series of #'s This unit was renumbered to 7503 a few days after the photo *.
Note: GE test car coupled between the 9912 & 9913. Only 3 ES40DC units were delivered in the 9900 series of #'s This unit was renumbered to 7501 a few days after the photo *.
NS ES40DC rests in the Mingo's engine house this Good Friday Morning after bringing 120 loads of iron ore into yard on train 62V. Only 3 ES40DC units were delivered in the 9900 series of #'s T... (more)
I have to wonder why this locomotive has the "PRR" sublettering under the road number. It is not a prior CR unit.
Pulling 108 cars of coal west received of the NS at Mingo Jct.