A rare bird at that time slices through a foggy morning at Alton & Southern Railway after cutting from the train
A DW&P RS-11 mingles with the standard road power of that time period, a CN SD40.
#3611, seen here under US 1, was assigned to the New London yard duties, one of a group of RS11's that went to various locations on the CV.
DW&P 3606,3608,3607,3610 are at the West Duluth roundhouse.
This one was a pleasant suprise. CN 390 was transferring power from the DW&P to the Central Vermont. Lots of units on this one. CN 2578 - CN 2019 - CN 2313 - CN 9549 - DW&P 3613 - DW&P 3606 - DW&P... (more)
Power sometimes shuffled among the roads of the Grand Trunk Corporation. A Pegger leads this GTW run-through to Willard, Ohio on the CSX.
Abandoned in December 1984, rails still lead up to the tunnel in the spring on 1990. They have long since been removed.
Alco RS-11s still being used in mainline service in 1981 on the Duluth, Winnipeg & Pacific in northern Minnesota - they even have the newest paint scheme.
A DWP SD40 leads a manifest through historic downtown Galena.
Christmas bells are ringing in Scales Mound as DWP 5911 leads the daily westbound manifest on a beautiful winter afternoon.
DWP 5911 rolls west across the Galena River.
A rare DWP SD40 throttles up as it pulls out of the siding at Scales Mound after meeting 338.
Welcome to Galena, IL. What a sight it is.
Oh ya, gotta love the through-truss bridge in the middle of nowhere-land.