RailPictures.Net Photo: BNSF 7979 Burlington Northern Santa Fe GE ES44C4 at Saugerties, New York by Gary R. Schermerhorn
 
  Login Sign Up 


Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


Burlington Northern Santa Fe (more..)
GE ES44C4 (more..)
QR-97 CSXT River Subdivision (more..)
Saugerties, New York, USA (more..)
March 02, 2015
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
BNSF 7979 (more..)
Q112-28 (more..)
Gary R. Schermerhorn (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
A very power short and backlogged CSXT has endured the winter blues with record breaking cold temperatures in the northeast and heavy snows in the Buffalo region. Off scheduled stack trains led by run-through power like the spiffy new BNSF ES44C4 7979 make for nice images from the usual dreary Dark Future colors that normally rule the River Sub. The ancient searchlight signals seen here alongside King's Highway date back to the New York Central days(at least the cast iron stands do) and are definately on super borrowed time as CSXT continues to upgrade this crucial line with new signaling and additional track. The Albany Division continues to battle crushing capacity that has stranded parked freights on sidings from Selkirk to Willard without crews and leaving the railroad plagued with delays.
Community Response Photo Comments (0) 
Views: 1,534     Favorited: 4
Since added on March 02, 2015

+ 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.

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

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.



Photo Copyright 2015 Gary R. Schermerhorn. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2019. All Rights Reserved.