RailPictures.Net Photo: SOU 3035 Southern Railway EMD SD35 at Appalachia, Virginia by Ron Flanary
 
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Southern Railway (more..)
EMD SD35 (more..)
Appalachia (more..)
Appalachia, Virginia, USA (more..)
January, 1966
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SOU 3035 (more..)
SOU 82 (more..)
Ron Flanary (more..)
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One of the earliest trains using remote mid-trains out of Andover, VA eases along through Appalachia, en route to Bulls Gap, TN. The receiver car was built on the frame and trucks of a retired FM road switcher. These early cars were soon replaced by custom-built receiver cars. Back in the day, the now politically incorrect term "slaves" was used to denote the mid-trains on the Southern. Today, of course, we know them as DPUs (Distributed Power Units).
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