CSXT 8954 began life as Seaboard Coast Line SD45-2 #2049, as part of the railroads order of SD45-2's. Its life was not very notable, but it is one of the few SD45's from Seaboard roads that still ... (more)
CSX Q541 is at Haralson, Georgia with a former Seaboard Coast Line 20 cylinder 645E3 powered SD45-2 leading in a rare appearance on the road by this date of June 9, 2003. CSXT 8954 was built in Au... (more)
Retired CSXT8954 on display at Southeastern Railway Museum.
Three of the Southeastern Railway Museum's more notable diesel-electrics. From left to right:
CSX 8954: The museum's newest & most powerful locomotive. Built by the El... (more)
Volunteers work on freeing up several frozen injectors on the prime mover for the 8954. If it weren't for that, the locomotive could be fired up on the spot.
CSX Transportation donated a rare SD45-2 locomotive to the Southeastern Railway Museum that is the first of its kind exhibited in a museum.
Electro-Motive Division built CSX No. 8954 in August 19... (more)
Lone Rebel grey amidst a sea of blue CSX 8954, one of the last true SD45-2's left on class 1 rails waits the call of duty beneath the Atlanta skyline. These days the call of duty is traini... (more)
The one and only SD45-2 left on the CSX has weed spraying duties today as the old Seaboard Coast Line veteran is seen sweeping the nice curve here near Chesterton. This was my first trip to the CS... (more)
Very Rare CSXT SD45-2 on the point of a ballast train. Only one or two left operating on CSX.
One of the few CSX SD-45-2 engines leads a work train past Brunswick.
Look at the face of the passenger in the truck. Also notice that the truck has a handicap parking permit on the mirror. He passed 4 cars waiting at the crossing and I would guess he was doing at l... (more)
CSX Q163 with a rare CSX SD45-2 in the lead. This is 1 of 2 non-Conrail SD45-2s left on the CSX roster.
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