The historic "RU Cabin" still stands on the west end of the Russell Yard lead greeting each and every train arriving and departing the Russell Terminal. The cabin, which would make for a great rai... (more)
An eastbound Detroit Edison mty train swings through the east throat of Russell Yard, past the now-closed shells of RU Cabin, and the old passenger station.
Showing her age, the flagship of the C&O SD18 fleet is still earning her keep at the yard in Russell, Kentucky, only a few years away from retirement.
Too bad the middle engine wasn't another Chessie unit, although the UP SD40-2 was probably a good catch at the time since foreign power was a lot less common in '91!
Early C&O power brings eastbound train out of Russell, KY.
2252 sits silently at the Russell Pit.
A recently repainted 2257, sporting the old numberboard font and a K-5LA.
Typical yard power at the C&O's Russell Yard in 1983.
Busy times at the Russell engine terminal.
Yard and road power waiting for assingment at the engine terminal at Russell, Kentucky.
RU Tower is being rennovated for a museum. Seen here with C&O caboose and Russell Station (no longer used).