An Alton & Southern transfer climbs the west approach of the MacArthur Bridge behinds the roads pair of Geeps.They will be home at Gateway Yard in Illinois in roughly 4 miles.
A&S job heading into UP 12th street yard to grab interchange.
Alton & Southern job delivering a train to the NS.
A&S #102 heading out of Gateway Yard with a transfer for UP in St. Louis .
Rolling meet between 2 A&S jobs ! Catching 2 A&S trains with home road power is quite the treat.Here we seen Job #301 with the #2000 meeting Job #104 behind the #1506 .
A&S Job #103 working at the backend of Gateway Yard in some blizzard like conditions.
Alton & Southern Job #103 is seen about to pass under Interstate 64 on the way north to drop ballast at the interlocking plant at Granite City.Right behind the #103 is a #102 Job with NS power and... (more)
A&S power resting at the aptly named Gateway Yard.In the background are the Gateway Arch and St. Louis skyline some 2 miles in the distance.
Transfer job from the UP 12th St. yard in St. Louis to the Alton and Southern Gateway Yard in East St. Louis, Illinois.
This A&S job is working a transfer to A&S Gateway Yard to UP at 12TH street in St. Louis.They are seen here at the west-end of 12TH street about to run to the east-end to get the A&S bound cars.
This A&S job is returning from delivering a transfer to the TRRA at Madison.In tow behind the power are 9 BNSF SD40-2s heading for Metro East Industries for storage.I assume they have been sold to... (more)
Three A&S units are heading up a train bound for the CSX at HN Cabin.They will return to Gateway Yard later with a train from CSX.
A&S #101 power is heading to NS Coapman Yard to pull NS train #375.These sets called "Oydessy Power" by the A&S are commonly used on transfers.The A&S only owns 2 geeps.
Alton & Southern #201 job is delivering traffic to UP at 12TH Street Yard in downtown St. Louis.This is my 400TH picture in The Railpictures.Net database.