AVR 3002 (5)         
One of three engines waiting in Everson, Pa for a coal train to be brought up the Bullskin Branch on the SWP Railroad. AVR 3002 SD40-3 has a well traveled past. Before it was acquired in 2008 it was KCS 627. Built as SCL 2030 SD45 in September 1971.
Date: 6/27/2012 Location: Everson, PA   Map Show Everson on a rail map Views: 264 Collection Of:   Curt Beal
Locomotives: AVR 3002(SD40-3)    Author:  Curt Beal
AVR 3002 (5)
Picture Categories: Roster This picture is part of album:  Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad and Allegheny Valley Railroad (SWP and AVR)
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Fred Stuckmann General I can't tell you the thrill of climbing on a set of these and motoring out of Marion, knowing that this train could not be stopped by the hills on our division. These units were the perfect pill for a power junkie. 6/29/2012 7:52:47 AM

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