RailPictures.Net Photo: DT&I 988 Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Railroad EMD GP9 at Montgomery, Alabama by David Harris
 
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Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Railroad (more..)
EMD GP9 (more..)
Railway Supply Company (more..)
Montgomery, Alabama, USA (more..)
February, 1975
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DT&I 988 (more..)
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David Harris (more..)
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It's orange paint faded and weathered, DT&I 988 blends with the brick and rusted metal buildings of the former Western Railway of Alabama backshop area. RSCo used the facility in the early 1970s to redo old locos and cars, and create slugs - mostly for L&N - from old Alcos.
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