RailPictures.Net Photo: CSXT 6744 CSX Transportation (CSXT) EMD GP40 at Shelby, Kentucky by Ron Flanary
 
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CSX Transportation (CSXT) (more..)
EMD GP40 (more..)
Shelby (more..)
Shelby, Kentucky, USA (more..)
October 20, 1992
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CSXT 6744 (more..)
Unknown
Ron Flanary (more..)
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On October 20, 1992 I snapped this wide angle shot of a former SCL unit beside the old steam-era coaling dock at the former Chesapeake & Ohio yard at Shelby, KY. It was demolished not long after this, so I'm glad I was able to get a good shot of it. Sure, I wish it had been a C&O unit in the foreground, but in railroad photography you take the subject you have, the available light and the scene and do the best you can to compose a memorable shot. You might get another chance...and the next time I was in Shelby, the coaling dock was gone.
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