RailPictures.Net Photo: BKRR 4116 Batten Kill Railroad Alco RS-3 at Shushan, New York by Dave Blaze...
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» Batten Kill Railroad (more..)
» Alco RS-3 (more..)
» Railroad Street 
» Shushan, New York, USA (more..)
» December 19, 2020
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» BKRR 4116 (more..)
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Making a rare Saturday run the Batten Kill Railroad plowed the entire length of their line with a pair light engines to open up after the massive 3 feet of snow deposited on Washington County by Winter Storm Gail. Double heading (because they can't MU right now) are two vintage products from nearby Schnectady: G&J 4116 a veteran ex D&H Alco RS3 (blt. 9/52) and SNEX 5012 an ex Atlantic & Danville Alco RS36 (blt. 12/59)

They are rounding the curve at MP A131.8 just north of the Railroad Avenue crossing as they enter the quaint little village. The A denotes Albany, and despite being 37 miles in a straight line, via rail it's nearly 132 miles north to Castleton, west to Whitehall, then south to Mechanicville and on to the state capital and the D&H's historic headquarters city. Shushan, New York Saturday December 19, 2020
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