RailPictures.Net Photo: USX 1214 United States Steel (USX) Baldwin S-8 at Corbin, Kentucky by Ron Flanary
 
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United States Steel (USX) (more..)
Baldwin S-8 (more..)
Corbin Locomotive Shop (more..)
Corbin, Kentucky, USA (more..)
April 26, 1984
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USX 1214 (more..)
Unknown
Ron Flanary (more..)
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I didn't usually shoot roster shots of locomotives, but this particularly colorful industrial unit was spotted at Corbin in 1984, and I thought it deserved at least one frame of film. Subsequent research confirmed this US Steel Baldwin S8 (actually a "cow" in some rare cow-calf Baldwin sets) worked for Oliver Iron Mining. It was later transferred to the Rouchleau Locomotive Shop, as it clearly reads on the hood. I wasn't sure why it was at Corbin, but I knew these units generally were off limits for photography once they were working their assignments for US Steel.
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