@Maersk.146 I've been trying to get a shot of it for quite a while, so some of its luck must have rubbed off on me that day.
Switching lineside industries
Special train carrying fans to a football game
@doctortrainspotter This is really nice!
Built for the Seaboard Air Line in 1936
originally built as a GP9B for Union Pacific in 1954
ex-Denver & Rio Grande Western, built in 1963
ex-Alton & Southern 1503, built in 1969
@Ilia.Obuhov.52 Very nice!
@Maersk.146 That makes sense. There are still busses and trucks around here with the same type of slogan painted on them. Thanks, Keith.
@Maersk.146 What’s this special paint commemorate, Keith?
built for the Missouri Pacific Railroad in 1973
built in 1957 for the original Butte, Anaconda, & Pacific
The original Butte, Anaconda and Pacific Railroad (opened in 1893) was sold in 1985 and renamed the Rarus Railway. In 2007 it was sold again, this time to Patriot Rail Corporation and the name was changed back to the BAP.