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Granite Rock Company No. 10 is an 0-6-0 steam locomotive built in 1942 by H.K. Porter for the Granite Rock Company. The engine was used for Granite Rock Company as a switcher. It resides at the California State Railroad Museum in Sacramento, CA.
This beautiful Rock Island RS1 Alco Class S-62 is seen at the Oklahoma Railway Museum. This motor has spent some time down here in my state of Alabama. In 1968 it was sold to Birmingham Rail & Locomotive Co. It was then sold to the Chattahoochee Valley Railway in the same year. The CHV was a...
This fine example of a lift trestle is now a walking bridge over the Arkansas River. This is the former Rock Island Line's trestle that crossed the river to access the depot just out of the picture to the right.
This poor quality photo is of the Rock Island Doodlebug resting at the former Ottumwa, Iowa station (long gone). It ran between Des Moines and Eldon, Iowa where it provided Des Moines passengers with a flag stop connection with the Golden State, Imperial and other California trains. Looks like...
I've got just about all of the UP train symbol lists on the Internet, but can not locate destination TL for subject train symbol "RPHTL-21". PH stands for origin Chico, TX, but TL does not jive with any location that would use the UP Duncan Sub, which I observed it moving south on in Saginaw...
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