Transkentucky Transportation #1072 has an RS3 carbody on the outside and an EMD prime mover on the inside. Unit tied down in the former L&N yard
Transkentucky Transportation GP12 #1072, built by Alco in 1954 as an RS3 for Missouri Pacific, later converted to EMD prime mover before being sold to TTI
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Great shot of a strange looking engine.
10/17/2009 12:01:34 AM
Great shot, Great catch.
7/12/2010 7:31:58 PM
Bet the crew hated the horn placement! Great photo!
12/31/2010 10:35:00 AM
Wow, what a Frankenstein! That is a totally new one on me.
12/31/2010 10:55:31 AM
12/31/2010 9:54:21 PM
Larry De Bert
Penn Central did some repowering with EMD motors, but never chopped the nose.
1/1/2011 12:03:57 PM
Great photo! They were wierd looking! And early PC's did have chopped & no noses.
2/19/2011 10:18:27 PM
It looks like the numberboard and horn section was installed upside down. Great photo!
5/21/2012 10:41:13 PM
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