The Morrisville A. E. Staley plant's NW3 shoves a cut of tank cars up to be spotted.
Only 7 NW3's were built by EMD, all for the Great Northern Railway between 1939 and 1942. One of two survivors, the 179 may still working for AE Staley. This dated view shows the unit pulling inte... (more)
One of only seven NW3s that EMD built, and as far as I know the only one left in revenue service, with an A.E. Staley log on its cab but now working for H.R. Ewell.
EMD produced only seven NW3 locomotives. All were purchased by the Great Northern. A.E. Staley in Morrisville, Pa. has one of the two survivors, ex GN 179. View is from a public street during the ... (more)
Well, I finally captured A.E. Staley's former Great Northern NW3 #179 right here in my own back yard (so to speak) hereby uniting her with sister Great Northern unit #181 as captured on a trip I t... (more)