Five brand new L&N SD40-2s await their first revenue assignment after being delivered to the former C&EI Yard Center. Tom Golden photo.
Southland movie starMissouri Pacific EMD GP38-2 No. 2377 rests at Yard Center locomotive facility at Dolton, Illinois, on August 10, 1986, after starring in a movie disguised as Southla... (more)
Missouri Pacific SD40s Nos. 3088 and 3080, along with SD40-2 No. 3134 rest at Yard Center locomotive facility at Dolton, Illinois, on September 15, 1985.
Three new Mo-Pac Truck Lines, Inc. International tractors wait to go to work at Missouri Pacific’s Yard Center intermodal yard at Dolton, Illinois, on September 15, 1985.
An Armour Yellow MoPac SD50 awaits its next assignment at the former C&EI Yard Center. Tom Golden photo.
Led by a pair of EMDs, six brand new MoPac GE B30-7As are seen heading south from Yard Center on their first revenue run. Tom Golden photo.
With its MKT heritage quite evident, this EMD Geep is seen awaiting movement at the former C&EI Yard Center. Tom Golden photo.
A Mopac freight finishes its air test and is ready to depart Yard Center on Chicago's south side. At this time Yard Center was shared between MP and Louisville & Nashville. Power on this train inc... (more)
Blue skies and blue diesels Missouri Pacific locomotives fill the locomotive storage tracks at Yard Center at Dolton, Illinois, on September 15, 1985. MP No. 6052 is a SD40-2 purchased ... (more)
The date is September 15, 1985, and it may be Union Pacific by this time, but the locomotive tracks at Yard Center in Dolton, Illinois, sure look like Missouri Pacific. And not a yellow one to be ... (more)
A mix of the old and the new can be seen in this string of idling L&N power. Tom Golden photo.
Stored Katy GP40s sit alongside Union Pacific and Wisconsin Central power at Union Pacific's Yard Center diesel shop.
Stored Katy GP40s sit alongside a set of Wisconsin Central power at Union Pacific's Yard Center diesel shop.
GE's attempt into rebuilding older U Boats; this is ex MILW 5657. Sadly they didn't catch on. Known as "Super 7s".
One of the best CN consists I've seen in quite awhile leads a potash train south on the UP.