The 101 went on the law and waiting on a dog catch replacement crew to take the train to Wylie yard with 3 new GE engines 5008, 5007, 5006.
Cotton Belt local With a faded Cotton Belt unit leading, a GP35 pair cross a wood trestle near Carrollton, Texas. Today, I suspect that this branch line is either operated by a short li... (more)
A Lone genset awaiting a evening assignment. DGNO Jobs North of Carrollton occur at night due to Daylight DCTA Operations.
DGNO 3418 throttles up, and with a friendly wave the train disappears into the Dallas skyline.
Saint Louis-San Francisco 863, the first of 279 B30-7’s turned out GE, rolls across a short trestle in Carrollton, Texas, on May 2, 1979, headed for Fort Worth. Built in 1977, the 3,000-hp dash-7 ... (more)
In late afternoon light in November, 1979, Saint Louis-San Francisco GP38-2 403 and a pair of SD45’s lead a piggyback train south through the triple diamonds in Carrollton, Texas. The Cotton Belt ... (more)
MTDA pig train eastbound
Two newly acquired SD40M-2's switch the yard in Carrollton. 3417 is an ex-ATSF unit, while 2418 is ex-SP.
A shiny Dallas, Garland, & Northeastern SD40-2 sits in the Carrollton Yard under stormy skies.