FreightWaves Classics/Fallen Flags: Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad made key acquisition in 1940
Taking History: Keeping the Future on Track While Preserving the Past
Chicago, IL Depot: Rock Island Depot at the Pennsy Panhandle in Beverly Hills
Sauget, IL: GM&O/Alton Tolson Yard, 1923-1976 Cahokia Power Plant and Marine Terminal
New York, NY: Central Railroad of New Jersey Bronx Terminal
Saginaw, MI: Mershon Tower: CSX/PM vs. CMGN/(MC+GTW)
B & W's
South Point, OH: McGinnis and Sheridan Shipbuilding
New York, NY: B&O Freight Service including the 26th Street Yard
New York, NY: CNJ Bronx Terminal and First Diesel-Electric Loco
NOVEMBER 1992 TRIP OVERLAND TO ADELAIDE9-11-1992844 831 Sleepers/Ballast Tailem Bend 07.05BL30 C506 Dn Steel 2AM2 Belair 13.36421 334 Up Pass Belair 18.33BL34 Dn Superfreight Belair 2AM2 13.36N473 N472 Dn Overland Belair 2AM8 19.11BL35 703 Dn Freight Belair 2AM7 20.10
BL29 X47 Up Freight Belair ?MA? 08.27G514 BL28 Up freight Belair ?MA? 08.39N463 Up Overland Belair 09.13Cross3010 Pass Belair 09.13BL29 X47 Dn freight Belair 3AM5 17.20317 405 Up Pass Belair 18.34N463 Dn Overland Belair 3AM8 19.08BL28 Dn freight Belair 3AM6 19.11706 844 Dn Gambier Goods Belair 3745 19.50 603 at Snowtown. Loco is currently stored, 847 is scrapped.11-11-1992
GM42 C507 C509 L/E Dry Creek South 07.34518 L/E Dry Creek South 07.39OBF-721 -- 4 wheel, scrap steel wagonGM44 Trip Roadrailers Dry Creek South 07.43701 L/E Dry Creek South 07.47^508 L/E Dry Creek South 07.49527 534 Up Flats Dry Creek South 07.58^ - 701 missing side numbers416 Terminating Dry Creek South 08.01366 320 419 Up Pass Dry Creek South 08.06508 Oil shunt Dry Creek South 08.16GM42 Up L/E Dry Creek South 08.23DL49 Dn Indian Pacific Dry Creek South 08.38833 Up Goods Dry Creek South 08.41701 Up Oil Dry Creek South 08.57DL46 Dn L/E Dry Creek South 09.05GM43 931 Dn Penrice Stone Dry Creek South 09.15GM44 Dn Short Goods Dry Creek South 09.23AL23 Steel to Gillman line Dry Creek South 09.38N455 Dn Overland L/E Dry Creek South 09.49DL48 EL54 CL3 + AL24 GM27 Up Freight Dry Creek South 09.58BL32 705 BL30 +BL35 703 Dn L/E Dry Creek South 10.01847 Oil Shunt Outer Harbour 10.45BL32 BL30 Dn Freight Eden Hills 17.27BL35 Dn Freight Eden Hills 18.48N455 Dn Overland 4AM8 Eden Hill 18.54 963 844 Dn Mt Gambier Eden Hills 19.12BL27 GM42 Up Freight National Park Bridge 19.32963 844 Dn Mt Gambier National Park Bridge 19.33
966 stored at Port Augusta workshops.Locomotive now scrapped.12-11-1992
BL33 BL29 Up Freight Belair 07.07C510 C502 Up 4MA3 Freight Belair 16.45BL33 BL29 702 Dn 5AM2 Freight Belair 17.222003 2103 Up Jumbo Pass Belair 18.34G531 Dn 5AM6 Freight Belair 19.06N469 Dn 5AM8 Overland Belair 19.14706 844 Dn 5745 Mt Gambier Belair 20.00 603 at Snowtown. Loco is currently stored, 847 is scrapped.13-11-1992
931 GM43 Dn Penrice Stone Dry Creek South 08.40X54 BL35 Dn L/E Dry Creek South 08.44DL37 CL15 GM22 Up Freight Greenfields 09.05
Dry Creek MPCAN2 CL4 EL58 EL61
839 L/E ex Gillman line Dry Creek South 10.52532 Acid to Gillman line Dry Creek South 10.52508 Shunt Dry Creek South 10.50874 Yard Dry Creek South 10.55BL30 701 Dn L/E Dry Creek South 10.58527 534 Dn mt steel Dry Creek South 11.05310 313 up pass ex DCS Dry Creek South -GM44 Dn L/E Dry Creek South 11.14DL42 DL41 AVHP ex Gillman Dry Creek South 11.18874 Up Goods plus 702 BL27 C506 Dry Creek South 11.21X54 BL35 Shunt movement Dry Creek South 11.30934 GM42 931 Shunt movement Dry Creek South 11.30BL32 Dn steel slab 705 on the end. Dry Creek South 11.33508 Up Freight Transfer Dry Creek South 11.49517 Shunting movement Dry Creek South 12.11N471 Dn Overland L/E Dry Creek South 12.11706 Stanvac Oil Dry Creek South 12.11874 Up newsprint transfer Dry Creek South 12.53534 527 Dn motorail transfer Dry Creek South 12.57BL35 X54 C506 934 Shunt movement Dry Creek South 13.47DA1 Shunt movement Kilburn 13.50C509 C501 Dn Freight Kilburn 13.50BL30 Dn Freight Belair 19.55BL32 701 Dn Freight Belair 21.23
N472 Up Overland Keswick 08.53GM42 831 706 Up Freight Keswick 09.20874 Coke To Gillman Line Dry Creek South 10.21
Dry Creek MPC508 603 604 606 931 T401 GM30 DL47 CL9 C503
EL51 Up Ghan Virginia 11.45DL38 CL9 DL47 GM44 Dn Freight Two Wells 15.29604 603 606 Dn Freight Two Wells 15.53BL31 Up Penrice Stone Dry Creek South 17.08G537 702 Up L/E Dry Creek South 17.15N472 Up L/E for Overland Dry Creek South -517 Dn Transfer Dry Creek South 17.34GM30 CL16 Shunt movement Dry Creek South 17.40534 527 Dn L/E Dry Creek South 17.45N472 Dn Overland Belair 19.01G532 702 Dn Freight Belair 19.45C509 C502 C501 +C503 BL29 931 Dn Freight Belair 20.44 DA1 with a wagon transfer at Stirling North.
841 843 845 Up Ballast Tailem Bend dep 17.54845 843 841 Dn L/E Tailem Bend 19.03931 836 Dn Mt Gambier Murray Bridge 20.15
BL30 Shunt movement Dry Creek South 17.40N472 Dn Overland Belair 19.07BL33 Dn Freight Belair 19.16 607 at Port Augusta. Loco is now scrapped.17-11-1992
N463 Overland Keswick 10.22 Redhens In Adelaide Railcar Depot314 345 343 350 344 422 431 434 304 309 410 436 364 402
403 430 Belair Pass Caught Adelaide-Belair 17.50BL34 X54 702 Dn Freight Mile End 17.55NOTE: Electrical problems along the Belair line, level crossings out of order from Hawthorn to Eden Hills area. Police at all crossings, signals showing red or black.
N463 Dn Overland Belair 19.19BL34 X54 702 Dn 3AM5 Freight Belair 19.29BL32 Dn 3AM6 Freight Belair 20.04G537 705 701 931 Dn 3AM2 Freight Belair 20.21
833 Dn L/E Belair arr 04.35 Pick up load earlier left on Fosters Straight.833 Up Goods Belair dep 05.05435 408 Up pass Glenalta 07.30BL33 Up Freight Belair 08.57833 Shunting Keswick 10.54X50 BL29 Up Freight Keswick 11.033001 Tonsley Pass Caught To Tonsley 15.50831 Dead End Sdg Belair 19.08C502 BL30 963 Up 4MA2 Freight Tailem Bend-Keith 22.31931 Up 4744 Mt Gambier Keith 22.50N462 Dn Overland (Ours) Adelaide-Melbourne
Thusly, we racked off down to Victoria.One decade we shall get to those sightings.
704 852 705 GM42 961 963 on MA7 at Lynton in Adelaide. 28-4-1995
Today852 Junee Railway Workshops961 Stored at Goulburn963 preserved stored by Steamranger.
704 is believed stored and destined to go to Steamranger for preservation, while GM42 has been restored to operation by One Rail..
961 in the Tailem Bend loco depot.
Preserved 958 climbs Clapham Bank with a broad gauge special to Victor Harbor.958 is still operational, but is isolated on the Victor Harbor line following standardisation of the mainline..
DA2 (was 832, now 902) and 706 on a Penrice Stonie train at Port Adelaide.It is believed DA2 is still operational, while 706 exists unserviceable.The Penrice Stonie no longer operates.
874 CK3 838 on a Penrice Stonie train at Port Adelaide.838 is now stored at Junee (NSW) and 874 is 907 with OneRail.
DL41 was freshly painted in the new National Rail livery and used on a promotional run to Crystal Brook.
963 961 passing through Belair (Adelaide Hills) on the last goods train from Mt Gambier.Despite good amounts of traffic coming out of their, the government felt it easier to close the line than to convert it.
BL31 on a Penrice Stonie train at Nurioopta, on the now closed Barossa Valley line..
CLF1 (ex CL2) was still quite a new rebuild when caught up with at Port Augusta.
South Australia - Part 1
Delec Loco Depot Series
RI Jonathan Coleman Thank You For The Laughs.
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