SP Alco RS11 #2900 working in Houston         
This was one of the Alco RS11 demonstrator units built in 1956. #2900 waits to pick up some cars with the Hardy St shops and yards in the background. The main track to the left was the freight route which bypassed the passenger station downtown.
Date: 9/10/1979 Location: Houston, TX   Map Show Houston on a rail map Views: 1422 Collection Of:   Gary Morris
Locomotives: SP 2900(RS11)    Author:  Gary Morris
SP Alco RS11 #2900 working in Houston
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Bernie Feltman General Nice phot, GaryCM 7/6/2010 10:17:00 AM
Ron Moraca General Kew-ell yard shot, Gary!!!! Are there any RS11s still around, maybe in AZ somewhere???? 7/6/2010 5:28:05 PM
Steve Sloan General RS11s are still in use. THe GVT has some and still uses them in revenue service, like on the Falls Road Railroad in Lockport, NY. 2/6/2012 1:06:17 PM

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