INRD SAHW 05  Contributor's Pick!       
Date: 12/5/2009 Location: Linton, IN   Map Show Linton on a rail map Views: 508 Collection Of:   Garth McMains
Locomotives: CITX 2801(SD40-2) HLCX 6083(SD40M-3) CITX 2808(SD40M-2) INRD 4002(SD40-2) INRD 1701(GP16)    Author:  Garth McMains
INRD SAHW 05
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George Redmond General Nice shot, Good catch. 12/9/2009 7:44:20 AM
Brian Vieck General Sweet light! Cool one. Glad he made it in time. 12/9/2009 10:36:24 PM
Jim Bruce General 1701 is a GP11. This Clinchfield GP11 rebuild was one outsourced to the ICG/PNC shop at Paducah, KY and is an Illinois Central Gulf Paducah Shops rebuild. ICG designated these as GP11 locomotives. ICG Paducah-rebuilt GP11 locomotives were numbered in the 8700-series. Clinchfield Railroad also had 6 of these GP11 locomotives. These were also built by ICG-Paducah, and are betrayed by the shortened nose (to accomodate a new electrical cabinet behind the cab,) spartan cab and the primary air filtration system, which is mounted atop the hood behind the forward radiator section. The GP16 is a product of Seaboard System and Family Lines' own Geep rebuild progam, with units dubbed Uceta Geeps, because of the shop that did the work, followed, and these encompassed core units from most of the Family Lines component roads. 9/5/2010 3:19:26 PM
Ron Moraca General BEAUTIFUL SUNSET SHOT, GARTH!!!!!! 3/22/2011 3:22:34 AM

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