Photo Location Map
Location/Date of Photo
» Olin Mathieson ( ) more.. » EMD NW5 ( ) more..
» Unknown » Saltville, Virginia, USA ( ) more.. » October, 1971
Locomotive No./Train ID
» OLIN 4 ( ) more.. » Unknown
» Tom Sink ( ) more.. » Contact Photographer
Remarks & Notes
Olin Matheison NW5 #4, originally built for the Fort Street Union Depot (Detroit) as #1 in 1947, works the plant in Saltville in October 1971. The following year the plant would close due to new EPA regulations which resulted in the loss ove over 1,000 jobs for the rural town.
Photo Comments (0)
Views: 6,344 Favorited: 21 Since added on March 16, 2009
Urban and Industrial Rail Album created by member David H Album Views: 88,175 Photographs where trains and people mix, weather it's street running, plant switching or carrying a unit grain train out of an elevator, it will be put here.
Paint Schemes Album created by member Nathan Richters Album Views: 336,576 Not
just heritage schemes, not just commemorative schemes - this album is devoted to some of the world's most interesting paint schemes, past or present.
EXIF Data for this photo: [ ] What's this?
- Click This image contains EXIF headers to show the data. Here
Photo Copyright © 2009 Tom Sink. All Rights Reserved.
Photo Usage Policy This website Copyright © 2002-2019. All Rights Reserved.