NS'S Alabama Division AGS South District  Contributor's Pick!       
NS Northbound Local Freight Train A20 ( Wilton to Birmingham, Al. ) passing through 43rd Street in Birmingham, Al. with the class PR43C leading the way. The PR43C is built by Progress Rail Services with a 4,300 Horsepower Caterpillar Engine, a 3,600 Horsepower C175 & a 700 Horsepower C17 Caterpillar Engine
Date: 8/20/2013 Location: Birmingham, AL   Map Show Birmingham on a rail map Views: 435 Collection Of:   William H. Davis Jr.
Locomotives: NS 4000(PR43C) NS 3281(SD40-2) NS 4008(PR43C) NS 7103(GP60) NS 4006(PR43C) NS 7066(GP50)    Author:  William H. Davis Jr.
NS'S Alabama Division AGS South District
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Name Type Comments Date
Fred Stuckmann General Cool power here. 8/22/2013 6:16:40 AM
William H. Davis Jr. General Yes, very cool 8/22/2013 7:41:08 AM
Chris S General We don't get these on the system 'up nawth', William; do the CATs sound anything like an EMD? 8/23/2013 7:34:40 PM
William H. Davis Jr. General Yes, the PR43C sounds something like an EMD, a little more like the non turbo charged 567 engine, if you've ever heard a bulldozer that's what they sound like 8/23/2013 8:15:24 PM

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