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  1. GE U-Boat B23-7

    GE U-Boat B23-7

    I picked this up off http://members4.boardhost.com/OtherMichRRs/index.html?1240968975, that 213 is headed for Martin Marietta in Macon Ga. Its a former BNSF B23-7 and was just released from NRE at Silvis
  2. GE U-Boat B23-7

    GE U-Boat B23-7

    I picked this up off http://members4.boardhost.com/OtherMichRRs/index.html?1240968975, that 213 is headed for Martin Marietta in Macon Ga. Its a former BNSF B23-7 and was just released from NRE at Silvis
  3. NS EB train 34J with U-Boat - on IHB

    NS EB train 34J with U-Boat - on IHB

    We will see this train later at Pine Jct.
  4. The LAST U-Boat-1

    The LAST U-Boat-1

    CR 2798, a U23-B, leads westbound tonnage up the east slope of Washington hill at Middlefield, MA. on the old B&A in June, 1979. Barely 2 years old at the time, the 2798 is the last U-Boat, or "Universal" series locomotive built by GE for domestic service before introduction of...
  5. The LAST U-Boat-2

    The LAST U-Boat-2

    The Providence & Worcester acquired the 2798 from ConRail in 1991 and operated it as their 2203 until June, 2002. The P&W swapped the trucks on a number of the 4 axle GE's they acquired, including the 2203, which had it's origional AAR type "B" trucks replaced with the FB-2...
  6. The LAST U-Boat-3

    The LAST U-Boat-3

    Since acquisition by the Railroad Museum of New England in Feb. 2003, the 2203 has been the workhorse of the museum's Naugatuck Railroad. On June 29, 2004, the 2203 was handling a mid-week work train just north of Frost Bridge Rd. in Watertown, CT. The engineer on that job (me) got to take...
  7. The LAST U-Boat-4

    The LAST U-Boat-4

    2203 accelerates her train by Seidel's crossing after slowing for RMNE's Chase yard in Waterville, CT. on Dec. 9, 2006. RMNE's Naugatuck Railroad operates Santa/Christmas trains the first three weekends in December.




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