My MP pal, who undertook to offer a welcome to a young Air Force guy by showing me around the oddball (on MP) GE behind him. In the few weeks I was there I got a couple of cab rides around the te... (more)
Idling for a long time, oil builds up in cylinders etc., then with a mighty roar a trio of GEs head out on a mine run. Oh, the humanity. God, I STILL love the smell of diesel smoke in the mornin... (more)
Against a dramatic late winter sky, CR U23B 2721 charges westbound through the compound curves east of Silver Creek with a mixed manifest out of Buffalo, NY.
Finger Lakes Railway train GC-2 passes MP "S 69" denoting 69 miles to Syracuse on the ex NYC Auburn Road in Shortsville, NY. The train is being led by FGLK U23B number 2201, which is pai... (more)
Finger Lakes Railway train GC-2 passes a brick warehouse undergoing restoration on the outskirts of Canandaigua, NY with U23B number 2201 leading.
A trio of high-hood U23Bs throttle up train Y101. The conductor has even stepped out to admire the view. At the time I had an 8 month old daughter and limited vacation, but glad my friend Nikos ... (more)
Finger Lakes Railway locomotives 2201 (U23B) and 2308 (B23-7) work their way through downtown Canandaigua, NY crossing Main Street. FGLK 2201 is painted in a special Lehigh Valley scheme, while 23... (more)
Santa Fe U23B 6301 is leading a westbound struggling up Edelstein Hill. Of the Conrail power trailing the U23B wasn't running and looks to have a road mechanic on the walkway working in the area o... (more)
Georgia Central L782 arrives into Vidalia as the Heart of Georgia 1740 waits for its next cut of intermodal for the Cordele Inland port.
6314 East descends Edelstein hill near Chillicothe Illinois.
Huntsville and Madison County Railroad Authority U23B 9554 and B23-7 3986 are in the process of being tied down in downtown Huntsville, Alabama after completing the day's work.
A Ft. Madison to Marceline dodger works customers at La Plata, MO.
Two General Electric high hood U23B's lead Georgia Central L783 over the hill at Groveland as they prepare to descend into the Canoochee River Valley before entering the small quaint town of Daisy... (more)
Louisville & Nashville U23B #2729 leading Seaboard Coast Line train #342 northbound. #2729 was built in June 1973 and later became Seaboard System #3258, then CSX #3258