RailPictures.Net Photo: CSX Transportation (CSXT) CSX 3 bay hopper at Alsen, New York by Rich Clark
 
  Login Sign Up 


Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


CSX Transportation (CSXT) (more..)
CSX 3 bay hopper (more..)
Alsen siding (more..)
Alsen, New York, USA (more..)
March 11, 2007
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
Unknown
Unknown
Rich Clark (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
A CSX hoppes sits since last year with one coal shaker on it and one beside it on the adjacent track. The strings of cars are fed into the building and the shaker is lifted to the top of the car while the coal is drained from the lower bay doors onto a belt that gets the coal to the kiln that is used in making the cement slurry. The local coal burning power plant actually flips the entire car after each one is unhitched which is done throughout the year in the coldest months also where this system needs warmer weather.
Community Response Photo Comments (0) 
Views: 2,373     Favorited: 1
Since added on March 21, 2007

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
* Views on this page updated in real-time.

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (1)+ Add to Album
Freight cars

Album created by member Jean-Marc Frybourg
Album Views: 331,554
A much needed album given that there is no "category" to identify these pictures
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

No header data found for this image.



Photo Copyright 2007 Rich Clark. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2019. All Rights Reserved.