Built for the National de Mexico railway, Alco C424 #B906, along six sister units, was delivered instead to the Wabash, which was short on power. A road crew and a couple of hostlers, with whom I ... (more)
The 1218 is turning its train after an excursion to Fremont, Ohio.
What I did on my Summer vacation, redux: It's early, the sun is struggling through morning fog, but SD40-2 6182 and two slugs work the hump at Bellevue.
What I did on my Summer vacation, redux: SD60E stands off to the side as Norfolk Southern gets queued up for the day's assignments.
An assortment of motive power is seen in the Bellevue yard. An SD-40 and a couple of yard slugs push cars up the hump as NS 2755 backs up to go under the hump and head to points west.
A crew member puts his grips on one of the humper sets at the start of a cold day.
NS 968 is backing eight GP50's into the shop pocket at Bellevue Yard.
A light power movement arrives into Bellevue Yard consisting of an 8-pack of high hood GP50's. I can only assume they are in retirement and on their way to the Juniata shops in Altoona, PA to be ... (more)
Some nice older EMD's are caught near the locomotive shop in Bellevue, as 184's light power is backed through the yard. The CSX GEVO is fittingly trying to hide behind the more interesting power.
Mix of power near the shops at Bellevue.
Included are NS 7067 - NS 7020.
NS 6181 - NS 874 - NS 876.
NS 3317 - NS 3328.
NS eastbound pulling through the yard with NS 8344 - NS 8952 and 29 cars.
UP power for an NS train backing by the hump at Bellevue. UP 4521 - UP 2511 - UP 1827
The NS OCS lays over in Bellevue while its guests and the NS brass have lunch under the blue and white tent in the background. After about an hour the train continued its trek east over the ex-NK... (more)
A BNSF unit found its way into Bellevue to add a little color to the engine pit.