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  1. Spot the critter!

    Spot the critter!

    Most people don't enjoy the smell of cement in the morning - neither do I, but it sure looks great! An elderly GE 50T switches cars around the plant as the first light breaks in. You know you're a railfan if you can spot half a dozen PS-2 hoppers in the background (above the switch). That's...
  2. Floral's finest

    Floral's finest

    Once upon a time Floral was your typical Prairie town. Today the elevator is gone, people are nowhere to be seen and its no longer present on many maps On the bright side its home to LaFarge Cement, who have their own GE 50T switcher! The plant is switched by CP, being only a couple miles from...
  3. Little fellow

    Little fellow

    Traditional SW type switchers aren't exactly plentfull in my area. All I've got are the Geeps that are used in road service and these little factory run GE's! TRENTONWORKS 2706, is waiting for work to start in front of the centiry old carshops. Here's a roster of his undecalled brother...
  4. Fresh arrival

    Fresh arrival

    Trenton works has been operating for more then a decade now with GE 45's of 1940's and 50's heritage. Although the car plant is threatened to be closed and shut down within the next couple of years (that's right Lou Dobbs, outsorcing goes to America too), the plant decided to purchase some new...
  5. NS'S Georgia Division Atlanta North District

    NS'S Georgia Division Atlanta North District

    NS Southbound Grain Train 50T rumbles through Green, Ga.

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