Caught a southbound manifest at Mortons Gap and a dogs breakfast lash-up at Atkinson Yard. No shots of the two trains that passed the depot during the meeting. (photos by Chuck Hinrichs
A train headed up by BNSF engine 5041 headed North through Madisonville’s West Yards and on Tuesday afternoon July 28, 2009 with 28 flat cars, each with two tanks. Car Trace on the P&L website lists the train as LCL328 … Continue reading
2478 is not an SD40-2 it is an SD50-2. This unit and many others are ex Conrial SD50s that have been derated to 3000 hp and re-numbered in the 2400 series. Chuck Hinrichs
FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF RAILFANS ONLY SummeRail at C.U.T. – Saturday, August 8, 2009 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm and Railroad Show and Sale in the Rotunda – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Cincinnati Union Terminal, 1301 Western Avenue Cincinnati, … Continue reading
50-year-old train ride from Jasper to French Lick Updated: Apr 07, 2008 1:34 PM CDT Reporter: Jared Austin, Web Producer: Mike Mardis It’s been over 50 years since passengers have ridden the train from Jasper to French Lick. This year you may be … Continue reading
By Steve Barry, Railfan & Railroad The hobby industry lost a true giant yesterday with the passing of Hal Carstens. Hal joined the staff of Railroad Model Craftsman in 1952, became editor in 1954 and president of the company in … Continue reading
This KCS unit leads CSX Q514 through Princeton and St. James, IN, June 29, 2009. Lee Gordon shot these photos which were then submitted by Bill Grady, Louisville. Nice teamwork guys.
Submitted by Dennis Carnal This is the first in a series of articles and photographs linking coal mining and the L&N Railroad during the 1930s till the 1970s. We will start with an article covering the first coal mine in … Continue reading