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Weirton Steel (more..)
EMD SW1500 (more..)
National Steel Corporation Weirton Steel Division (more..)
Weirton, West Virginia, USA (more..)
September 19, 2019
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WSX 306 (more..)
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Craig Walker (more..)
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National Steel Corporation Weirton Steel Division (WSX) SW1500 306 switches cars at their facility. Built by EMD in January 1971 as Pittsburgh & Lake Erie 9288, this switcher was later renumbered P&LE 1565. It was later sold to Whitestone Supply, which numbered it WSTX 306. From there, it ended up as WSX 306, effectively just losing a T in its reporting mark and road number. (Weirton, West Virginia September 19, 2019). Photographed on private property with permission and full PPE.
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