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  1. Working the Log Dock

    Working the Log Dock

    Shelton, WA loading logs in the bunker cars from the bay. Brandon (standing) guides Jerry in the crane (above). Dave is in the cab. The parked MOW is Simpson's Gibson speeder.
  2. Eastside Freight in Woodinville, WA

    Eastside Freight in Woodinville, WA

    On Thursday, 5/12/2011, at 10:30 AM, shortline operator Eastside Freight Railroad switches the glass company spur on its way north to Snohomish. The SW-1200 locomotive was built in 1963 for the Missouri Pacific. Eastside Freight purchased the locomotive from Tacoma Rail in 2009, which had...
  3. Log Trains Rule!

    Log Trains Rule!

    Simpson Railroad's 1201 on a return to Shelton with log loads from the dry-sort on a sunny February Friday at MP 6.
  4. HBR Geeps

    HBR Geeps

    From the top left: GP7, GP10, GP9 & GP40-2LW. 1801 has RBLT OMNITRAX LOVELAND 06-01 on the frame. It was #1010 before, same number series as Carlton Trail units (1004, 1006, 1020, 1040, 1049, 1064 etc.)
  5. EJ&E 302

    EJ&E 302

    EJ&E SW1200 302 leads a local east through Joliet. The trailing engine is EJ&E 445, a SW1001.
  6. EJ&E 306

    EJ&E 306

    EJ&E SW1200 306 switches Joliet Yard a week after the CN takeover.
  7. EJ&E 322

    EJ&E 322

    EJ&E SW1200 322 switches Joliet Yard. 322 wears a off-colored green compared to the rest of the SW1200s, compare it to the trailing 323.
  8. EJ&E 301

    EJ&E 301

    EJ&E SW1200 303, nicknamed the "Top Banana" by EJ&E crews, switches Joliet Yard.
  9. EJ&E 303

    EJ&E 303

    EJ&E SW1200 303 switches Joliet Yard in the new yellow paint scheme. One thing is for sure about this scheme, you can't miss it!
  10. EJ&E 312

    EJ&E 312

    EJ&E SW1200 312 and slug T-2 back into Joliet Yard.
  11. EJ&E 301

    EJ&E 301

    EJ&E SW1200 301 in the yellow paint and SD38-2 670 sit at Joliet Yard. Kind of a odd coupling.
  12. Last Day of the EJ&E

    Last Day of the EJ&E

    EJ&E SW1200 302 switches Joliet Yard on the final day of EJ&E operations. The SW1200s will probably not last very long with CN.
  13. GP38ACs!

    GP38ACs!

    The GP38AC is quite possibly my favorite locomtive on the CP roster, so I was very happy when I saw two of them! The SW1200 rebuild isn't bad either.
  14. SW1200 Throttle

    SW1200 Throttle

    The throttle of EFA 1, a SW1200.
  15. IPSCO #10

    IPSCO #10

    IPSCO is a scrapper in Regina, with an intersting locomotive roster of 7 engines (S-2, 3 S-3's, SW900, SW1200 & NW2), most of which are of CP heritage. #10 is a 1956 SW1200, ex-Cuyahoga Valley 1209 (acq. 1997), nee Aliquippa & Southern 1209. Note the IPSCO badging (round decals)...
  16. EJE 312

    EJE 312

    Elgin Joliet & Eastern SW1200 in Joliet, Illinois.
  17. Fuel Trip

    Fuel Trip

    Detail of Atlantic & Western SW1200 #1219
  18. ATW 1219

    ATW 1219

    Atlantic & Western SW1200 #1219
  19. MS #73 (SW1200) working the yard in Muskegon, MI

    MS #73 (SW1200) working the yard in Muskegon, MI

  20. Soo Line SW1200 326 at Minneapolis, MN (Webber Park)

    Soo Line SW1200 326 at Minneapolis, MN (Webber Park)

    Soo Line SW1200 326 at Minneapolis, MN (Webber Park). Aug. 17, 1974. Photo (c) Verne Brummel. Photo editor: Dave Cramer. Visit our website for more at: http://trainsite.8m.com/slides.html


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