This is the headquarters of the Denver Rock Island Railroad located in north Denver, Colorado.
Alexander 11 in Stony Point
Right at home! GRW 460 and 323, both of former EJ&E heritage, work a cut of steel cars at Gary Works. Kirk Yard is right next door, a location where both units spent plenty of time. SW1500 ... (more)
Formerly TASD. Note the mismatched trucks.
A pair of Cleveland Works Railroad SW1500's pull a train of empty gons across the Cuyahoga River lift bridge as they move around the Cleveland Cliffs Cleveland Works steel mill in Cleveland, Ohio.... (more)
Angelina & Neches River's appropriately-numbered SW1500 works across the diamond in Lufkin, TX while the crew handles interchange with UP. The train is actually on UP's Lufkin Sub, while the trac... (more)
EL and Pennsy Style. At an event sponsored by the Northumberland County Council For The Arts and Humanities for Memorial Day Weekend, on May 25, 2019, North Shore Railroad's (NSHR) Shamokin... (more)
A Cleveland Works Railway SW1500 pulls a loaded bottle train as it rolls past the yard on the west side of the Cuyahoga River at the Cleveland Cliffs Cleveland Works Steel Mill in Cleveland, Ohio ... (more)
A four unit consist rests overnight with a train near the ADM plant in Kershaw, South Carolina.
Alexander Railroad SW1500 #11 is preparing to leave Taylorsville, North Carolina on the way to work customers and interchange with Norfolk Southern in Statesville, North Carolina.
I jumped ahead of this train wanting to get a shot of it passing the small grain silo. What I did not know was that they woukd work another customer first and come by shoving that car as the condu... (more)
A pair of Indiana Harbor Belt EMD SW1500s power a northbound IHB freight approaching the Santa Fe main line diamonds at McCook, Illinois, on September 13, 1986.
When you're moving unit coal and all you have are 1500HP units it takes a lot of them.
Nice paint scheme and they usually kept them pretty clean.
The Denver Rock Island Railroad operates a nice collection of vintage power and can be found working an industrial yard in north Denver, Colorado.