A local freight rattles along in this small town led by a thinly disguised ex-Chessie unit. Photo by Jim Satterwhite. From my collection.
A former C of G unit with one of their homemade stacks is now working the gigantic prep plant which utilized many old switchers, most with a truck engines in the radiator section. Nowadays this i... (more)
Not sure exactly which railroad this was leased to. This was not long after this line became a shortline.
Photo by Mike Sosalla. From my collection. We miss you pal.
Formerly TASD. Note the mismatched trucks.
Modern version. Probably in Beckville. Photo by Dave Petke, from my collection.
As my Kentucky sojourn was ending I decided to get back to over to this operation. While not as exciting as the Alco alligator that was here previously it was good to see at least one of the rare... (more)
Used as a power car for a rail welding operation. I would guess from the radiator & single stack there is a smaller engine than the original in there. Photo by Michael Singer, from my collection.
I would guess without checking that this was a former MILW unit. I got a few shots on this business trip before a dingbat ran a red light, ruined by rental car and the rest of my day off.
Local coal behind some classics ready to go up in smoke. Another great day chasing trains in the state I consider my second home.
Nee PRR, ex PC, ex CR owned by P.H. Glatfelter Plywood. Photo by John T. Kennedy, from my collection.
Air conditioned, radio controlled, and very visible.
Originally PC, then CR and by this time leased out on the SP. Photo by Tony Vanier, from my collection.
Photo by unknown, from my collection.
Profile shot of an ex-SP unit, complete with lights. Photo by unknown, from my collection.