SP 8503 struggles with an eastbound up Beaumont Hill July 1995
Added: May 04, 2011
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Some of those old locos make the best "music" when they're workin' hard, at least from my perspective. Thought we might see a stall there for awhile.
Posted by Mr. Breaker on May 8, 2011
Excellent video all the great old elements plus some good old fashion flange squealing!
Posted by on May 8, 2011
Did he make the grade ? been on trains like that ...one wheelslip-one bell ringer to a stall. problems with GP-60's and the B-40's ...they don't do well in the continious rating at slow speeds ..and will derate themselves....