An ex-MKT unit leads the Reno Local down the former Nevada-California-Oregon grade to Parr Yard.
The big hooks were called out once the Alco and the GE's left the rails. RS27 677 was retired and scrapped on August of 1970.
UP e/b manifest train derailment at Aikins, Kansas, on the Kansas Division between Topeka and Marysville. Units involved: U25Bs 632, 627, and Alco DL-640 (RS-27) 677. Photo made on November 24, 19... (more)