A beautiful afternoon rainbow shines above the conductor and his young companion who have just thrown the switch into the yard where their train will tie down for the night.
AA S-3 No10 the last active Alco switcher handles switching duties for new operator Tuscola & Saginaw Bay at their Owosso shops.
On display at the Manitou Springs Railroad Station. Built by Baldwin Locomotive Works.
This is one of the older single units built by the Swiss Locomotive Works in Winterthur, Switzerland. The newer Swiss units are two cars joined together by a bellows.
Builder's plate states: General Electric Class B-40\40-4GE1204, Hp 400, No 28372, Date DEC 1948. This engine is currently being used for the track work train.
Acquired 1978, Stored out of service