A rare Baldwin switcher sits on the property it spent its whole life working. The historic Sloss Furnaces were one of the many steel mills that made Birmingham the Magic City.
E&LS 102 looks like a lab experiment gone bad as it sits in the dead line in Escanaba (Wells) in September of 1988.
When 662 was originally put on display in the museum, the manufacture's name plate was missing. Something that I had not known even existed on this engine. It has since been added and after carefu... (more)
One of the famous "Lost Engines of Roanoke" has been rescued and sets awaiting better days. There is the rumor that one of the prime movers on this unit or its sister could be restored to operate... (more)
Purchased new by the E&LS
WYANDOTTE SOUTHERN DS 4 4 660 D100.
From my slide collection by P. MARTIN
Stored out of service
E&LS DS-4-4-660. From my slide collection, slide says Escanaba, MI but it is more likely taken at Wells, MI.
Shot taken by K.C. Henkels.
From my slide collection by an unknown photographer.
(Original) Norfolk Southern Baldwin DS4-4-660 #663 has completed the morning shift at Glenwood Yard, Raleigh, NC and idles on the turntable lead awaiting the evening yard crew. The locomotive has... (more)
This old Baldwin Switcher sits, waiting to be rescued!
Former Sloss Industries 30 is on display at the Sloss Furnace Muesum in downtown Birmingham. Unfortunately vandals have tagged the unit recently.