The helper has just cut off the rear and the engineer is ready to throttle down the units. We are at the top of the grade, from this point east it is mostly down hill to Springfield.
One of the many shots from a truly great eastern KY trip. These were rare, and check out those Adirondac trucks. They may have had as much water as oil in the crankcase but boy did they sound gr... (more)
SERU8 is behind two U28Cs and a U25B as it passes over Haworth Avenue. This train was bound for Rutherford Yard in Harrisburg PA (the Reading's hump yard), and would travel on a few Conrail's pred... (more)
Plaines Coal Train
Northbound Merna unit coal train crossing over at Baxter for a meet with a Lynch Turn on double track.
Back when variety was the "spice of life."
With the San Gabriel Mountains looming in the background, SP U28C 7150, U50 9951 and SSW GP35 6513 at West Colton Yard on December 6, 1976.
BN lite power headed for the Denver roundhouse.
A rare visit by an SP U28C to Rock Island's El Reno Yard.