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Jimmie Fisher's Collection
 
6/22/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Owner: Norfolk Southern
Model:Rebuilt EMD GP38-2Built As:SOU 2808 (GP38)
Serial Number:36056Order No:7240
Frame Number:7240-56Built:3/1970
Notes:Rebuilt from NS/SOU 2808
Other locos with this serial:  NS 2808(GP38) SOU 2808(GP38) NS 5558(GP38-2) FURX 5558(GP38-2)
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Apr 27, 2010:  NS local P-59 at the end of the Balsam grade
Title:  Apr 27, 2010: NS local P-59 at the end of the Balsam grade
Description:  NS local P-59 is slowing down as it enters the east side of Sylva. About 500 feet away is a LPG distribution center where the train's 5 LPG tank cars will be dropped and the empty tank cars picked up. 4 boxcars on the train will be taken another mile to the Jackson Paper Products plant in Sylva, where other box cars will be picked up for the return trip to the NS yard in Canton, N.C.
Photo Date:  4/5/2010  Upload Date: 4/29/2010 10:31:22 PM
Location:  Sylva, NC
Author:  Jimmie Fisher
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  NS 5065(GP38-2) NS 5558(GP38-2)
Views:  541   Comments: 0
Apr 27, 2010:  Local P-59 to Sylva
Title:  Apr 27, 2010: Local P-59 to Sylva
Description:  Westbound local P-59 enters Balsam and stops for inspection before starting down the grade to Sylva
Photo Date:  4/27/2010  Upload Date: 4/29/2010 10:18:24 PM
Location:  Balsam, NC
Author:  Jimmie Fisher
Categories:  Roster,Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  NS 5065(GP38-2) NS 5558(GP38-2)
Views:  665   Comments: 1
Apr 27, 2010:  Inspection before starting down the Balsam grade
Title:  Apr 27, 2010: Inspection before starting down the Balsam grade
Description:  The conductor walks down the left side of train P-59 and checks the air hose connections before starting down the grade to Balsam. He will walk up the right side on his way back to the locomotive.
Photo Date:  4/27/2010  Upload Date: 4/29/2010 10:21:32 PM
Location:  Balsam, NC
Author:  Jimmie Fisher
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  NS 5065(GP38-2) NS 5558(GP38-2)
Views:  683   Comments: 2
Apr 27, 2010:  P-59 in Willets community
Title:  Apr 27, 2010: P-59 in Willets community
Description:  Westbound local P-59rolls through the Willets community on its way to Sylva.
Photo Date:  4/27/2010  Upload Date: 4/29/2010 10:29:39 PM
Location:  Sylva, NC
Author:  Jimmie Fisher
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NS 5065(GP38-2) NS 5558(GP38-2)
Views:  574   Comments: 1
Jun 4, 2010:  Yard switchers
Title:  Jun 4, 2010: Yard switchers
Description:  Yard switchers work a long cut of freight cars into the Asheville Norfolk Southern yard.
Photo Date:  6/4/2010  Upload Date: 6/4/2010 6:38:26 PM
Location:  Asheville, NC
Author:  Jimmie Fisher
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  NPBL 2365(MP15DC) NS 5558(GP38-2)
Views:  502   Comments: 0


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