An eye-candy view from the summer of 2019 at the former Rock Island yard and shop in Silvis, Illinois.
LOSX 146 sits in Waycross awaiting its next move as it I think is used primarily to move any locomotives around at the small facility located along the CSX Jesup Sub. Taken with permission
WC 1231 and 1236 wait for their next heavy switching assignment near the yard office at Shops Yard, North Fond du Lac, WI. The Wisconsin Central was a rolling museum for older EMD power. SW9 1231 ... (more)
A familiar sight around the city for years.
Almost back in its former paint, this former ATSF switcher is seen working cars at the plant on a pleasant sunny evening.
It's business as usual at the steel mills of Burns Harbor as the 728 foot Joseph L. Block makes its arrival.
Pecos Valley SW9 #950.
LOSX 146 is in need of some cleaning and maintenance as it sits at the Locomotive Specialist facility in Waycross, Georgia. Photo taken with permission.
Shunting at Sapperton yard.
A matched set of four Pittsburg & Shawmut SW9’s bring some empties to drop at the loader at McWilliams, Pennsylvania.
With its work complete, Pittsburg & Shawmut’s Brookville Turn departs Markle, Pennsylvania.
Pittsburg & Shawmut’s Brookville Turn is making a setout/pickup at Markle, Pennsylvania.
Pittsburg & Shawmut power switches at Markle, Pennsylvania.