LTV GP20M 4208 pulls a cut of taconite cars at Dunka Junction on a sunny summer afternoon in 1994.
This unit apparently started out on SP but was sold off prior to the rebuilding into SP's 4100 series. I was a PNC leaser at one time Somewhere it apparently lost the turbo.
Deturbo'd and believed to be from UP, these units had 2000 HP but none of the fancy -2 electronics. This one somehow lacked the ugly air filter housing the others had.
A SB train is headed out for more "dirty" coal to haul to the prep plant at Dent. Apparently waiting for crew. According to an unnamed coal operator, "We wondered how they could afford to have t... (more)
Illinois Railway's Zearing Job makes a second trip to Zearing in the late afternoon. This was shot from County Road 2900E
Illinois Railway's Zearing Job heads eastbound through Ladd with the lone GP20 today. This GP20 and the IR CF7 have since been replaced by a pair of HLCX GP38-2s in UP paint.
Waiting.....waiting......waiting.... Hours of silence finally come to an end as 4208 makes an appearance at Murphy City. The real prize came later in the day when we were finally rewarded with L... (more)
The search for LTV's elusive F units was a bust on this day. Fortunately, better luck the following day resulted in this shot: Click Here... (more)
Waiting on the bridge for train to clear the CP.
One of severla TP&W units on-site