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Photos by Neal Stringer: Shops
This page includes photos from inside the EJ&E shops, showing locomotives being worked on.

Subject: EMD SW1200 #323
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/2/2000

Notes: Undergoing a major rebuild with the prime-mover partially disassembled.


Subject: EMD SD38-2 #656
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/2/2000

Notes: #656 is seen completely disassembled while undergoing its Dash 3 upgrade. #656 was the first EJ&E unit to be rebuilt into Dash 3 specs.


Subject: New Prime-movers from PSI
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/2/2000

Notes: Delivered to the shop on a flat car.


Subject: Rebuilt SD Trucks
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/2/2000

Notes: Most likely to be used on #656 during its Dash 3 rebuild.


Subject: EMD SW1200 #323
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/23/2000

Notes: After being reassembled, post overhaul.


Subject: EMD SW1200 #322
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/23/2000

Notes: #322 in green sits in the shop.


Subject: Ex Lake Terminal SW1001 #446
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/23/2000

Notes: #446 had just been brought over from Lake Terminal Ry. and was in the shop getting prepped to work for EJ&E.


Subject: EMD SD38-2 #656
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/23/2000

Notes: Still undergoing its Dash 3 upgrades.


Subject: EMD SD38-2 #662
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/23/2000

Notes: #662 is pictured while in the middle of a major a overhaul.


Subject: EMD SD38-2 #664
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/23/2000

Notes: There appears to be damage on the right front from some sort of mishap.


Subject: Locomotive Prime-mover
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/23/2000

Notes: Belonging to unknown unit.


Subject: EMD SD38-2 #664
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 9/14/2001

Notes: Numerous shots of #664 during its extensive Dash 3 rebuild. Its new alternator is seen sitting on a flat car, waiting to be installed.

 

Subject: Ex Utah Railway SD40U #751
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/16/2001

Notes: #751 was the second of three units leased from MPI. The unit had just arrived and was being prepped for service on the EJ&E.


Subject: Ex Utah Railway SD40U #752
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 10/16/2001

Notes: #752 was the third unit leased from MPI and was also in the shop being prepped for service after it arrived, along with #751 above.


Subject: EMD SD38-2 #659
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 5/?/2002

Notes: #659 undergoes its Dash 3 rebuild, including new electronics and many other added features. The unit was finished in July of 2002.

 

Subject: EMD SW1200 #305
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 5/?/2002

Notes: #305 is seen completely disassembled for a full rebuild, including a new prime-mover.

   

Subject: Ex B&LE SD38-2 #673
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 8/?/2002

Notes: #673 was one of five SD38-2s that were brought from Union RR in 2001. They were originally B&LE units. The unit is pictured here while undergoing a moderate rebuild at the shops.

     

Subject: EMD SW1200 #311
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 8/?/2002

Notes: #311 is pictured after being torn down for complete rebuild. At the time, both the SD38-2s and SW1200s were slowly being rebuilt.

     

Subject: EMD SD38-2 #666
Location: Kirk Yard Shops - Gary, IN
Date: 8/?/2002

Notes: #666 is pictured completely torn down and undergoing its Dash 3 upgrade.

     


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