RailPictures.Net Photo: TRG 30 Texas State Railroad Steam 2-8-2 at Palestine, Texas by Kevin Madore
 
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Texas State Railroad (more..)
Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
County Road 386 (more..)
Palestine, Texas, USA (more..)
April 29, 2019
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TRG 30 (more..)
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Carving out a living in the Louisiana woods. Tremont & Gulf #30 blows for a rural crossing in woods of Northern Louisiana, as she leads a local mixed freight northeast toward Monroe. The Tremont & Gulf Railway made its living as a short line, operating in Louisiana, hauling various types of forest products to the mills and to market. The line typically rostered and eclectic mix of 5-8 steam locomotives and at its peak, capture the attention of famed rail photographer and author, Lucius Beebe, who published coverage of the line in Mixed Train Daily. The little re-creation shown here was actually staged at the County Road 386 crossing on the Texas State Railroad, just east of Palestine.
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