MP 1723 along with 2 other GP-7s crossing 3 tracks at St Louis, MO, at Iron Mountain Jct. The train is crossing the SLSF tracks, and is heading down the De Soto Sub. Sept 1979. (thanks to an upd... (more)
GSMR 777 brings the consist for an excursion train to the Bryson City depot, which will be led by 1702.
Built in November 1951 as St. Louis-San Francisco 594, this GP7 would eventually be sold by the Frisco to Peabody Coal Company, becoming PCCX 1001. Now owned by Respondek Railroad Corporation, th... (more)
Indiana Southwestern (a part of Pioneer Railcorp) GP8 806 was found in Evansville, Indiana, on September 28, 2017, wearing a paint scheme reminiscent of the Nickel Plate Road's diesels. This engi... (more)
Missouri-Kansas-Texas GP7 1761 rolled out of EMD's factory in December 1952. MKT later renumbered this engine to 120, and it was eventually sold to Central Railroad of Indiana. CIND 1751 eventua... (more)
MKT 114 and 123 lead train 101 at N Portland, MO. Jan 27, 1981.
EL GP-7s 1401 and 1403 lead the Port Jervis bound commuter train westbound at Ridgewood Jct, NJ, during July 1974.
Date approximate. Originally ACL . Few get rattier than this one.
Date approximate. Originally ACL Actually looks like the L&N yard.
Date approximate. Originally ACL
EL 1273 along with 2 EL F units still in service, at Burwick, PA. April 26, 1975.
EL 1227 with EL Caboose C125 at Croxton Yard in Secaucus, NJ, Sep 1974.
WICT 616 departs Milton, WI in January of 1989. A sizable group of fans was out this day to chase this "rare at the time" weekend trip to Waukesha on ex-MILW tracks.
A Bill Strassner original Kodachrome slide from my collection.