The morning light shines off the 2 GE's just before the crew starts their day on PL-1
A clear night over Plainville Yard, Ex CSX 5936 now Pan Am 5936 B40-8 down rated to a B20-8 sits idling on a cold March night, The unit still wears the old YN2 paint from its CSX days.
Very rare to see a 4 axle GE unit sitting in Plainville yard, its been years since a GE unit has been down here, the Ex CSX B20-8 (Down graded from a B40-8) came in on EDPL Thursday night and was ... (more)
Guilford GP40 351 sits idle in Plainville Yard during mid-day. Unit is exConrail 3267; built 5/69.
It's been quite awhile since my last visit to Plainville, so things must have changed here. The yard was full of tank cars, and GTI sported two locomotives vs. the normal single GP40. Either thi... (more)
I didn't realize until I got home and viewed this picture that this unit was a vintage GP35, most rare these days. This unit started out life as Norfolk & Western 236, hence the high short hood. ... (more)