Sometime in the early 1970’s, ConAgra purchased the former Lehigh Portland cement Company plant in Sandts Eddy, Pennsylvania. About a mile from Martin’s Creek, the plant was originally located alo... (more)
Con Agra's rebuilt EMD GP7 #101 shoves a cut of CSX grain hoppers into the mill.
The Con Agra Feed Mill in Gainesville, Ga glows on a nasty, wet night as the night's rain begins to seize and the ever-thick cloud cover slowly breaks apart. All is quiet in this neck of the woods... (more)
Con Agra's remote control GP7 is seen working in front of the feed mill in Gainesville, Georgia on a crystal clear April afternoon.
Con Agra's lone GP7 sits out front of the huge feed mill in Gainesville. In just a few minutes, the EMD engine will begin it's switching duties for the day.
What better locomotive for photo #101 for me on RP than ole CONX 101? Here, the GP7 pulls a cut of cars out of the yard at Gainesville, Georgia on a pleasant April afternoon.
THIS IS MY 100th PHOTO ON RP...SO I HAD TO MAKE IT SOMETHING DIFFERENT!
Con Agra's remote controlled GP7 works hard to move cars around at the feed mill in Gainesville, Georgia.
You would never think this to be the busy town of Gainesville, Ga by looking at this still, quiet, ghostly scene. It looks like an abandoned town out in the countryside. But no... (more)
Gainesville's resident GP7 pulls to stop before shoving back toward the Pilgrim's Pride feed mill. The now-remote controlled unit was built for the Meridian & Bigbee out of Mississippi in 1952.
Con Agra's remote controlled geeps sits infront of the feedmill in Gainesville as it prepares to move another batch of loaded hoppers over to the pickup tracks.
The pride of Pilgrim's Pride Feed Mill has just coupled up to some covered hoppers as the remote control operator walks back toward the head end of his train. In his next move the operator will s... (more)
The stealth switcher at Pilgrims Pride is spotted shuffling cars around on the east side of the facility, making for much better photo opportunities than usual.
Camouflage Con Agra's remote control GP7 blends in with its surroundings as it rests under the loading dock at the company's Gainesville plant on a Sunday evening.
She may look a little rough, but not too many SD-24s are still around.This unit now works for Con Agra at Carlisle Indiana.
Con Agra's GE attending a derailed hopper car.