RailPictures.Net Photo: CSXT Unknown CSX Transportation (CSXT) EMD SD40-2 at Hinton, West Virginia by Ron Flanary
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CSX Transportation (CSXT) (more..)
EMD SD40-2 (more..)
Hinton Yard (more..)
Hinton, West Virginia, USA (more..)
November 22, 1987
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CSXT 91 (more..)
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After a quick crew change at the depot, former C&O through freight 91 continues toward Handley, Charleston and Huntington behind an incredible group of 12 locomotives. Within the mix are 11 powered units, one yard slug, and six each four-motor and six-motor units. A single ex-L&N U30C is second out. CSXT had only recently downgraded and essentially closed Hinton Yard. In the steam era, Hinton marked the change from flat-land engines to locomotives designed to cross the Alleghenies. Hudsons gave way to Greenbriers on passenger trains, and Kanawhas gave way to huge Alleghany class H-8 2-6-6-6s (front and rear) on eastbound tonnage coal trains.
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