309 looks a lot like 556  Contributor's Pick!       
Except for the NYSW unit leading. Even a year into the CP operation of the D&H, NYSW power still showed up on a variety of trains that were not the normal stack train run throughs from Jersey to Buffalo. Here we have one of the B 40s leading 309 with three more units and 42 cars, coming through BX into East Binghamton from Mechanicville. There are two notable units in the consist. PLM 3041 is one of the EMD 645 engine test bed units, and trailing is one of the few RS 36's left on the roster, 5023.
Date: 5/25/1991 Location: Binghamton, NY   Map Show Binghamton on a rail map Views: 409 Collection Of:   Tom Beckett
Locomotives: NYSW 4004(B40-8) GATX 2009(SD40-2) PLMX 3041(SD40X) DH 5023(RS36)    Author:  Tom Beckett
309 looks a lot like 556
Picture Categories: Yard,Action This picture is part of album:  Canadian Pacific-D&H
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Olaf Junges General Colorful mix of power! 3/13/2015 2:57:28 AM

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