Rail Road Power Leasing (RRPX)

RRPX M636 41

Rail Road Power Leasing (RRPX) apparently owns a great deal of what we generally think of as being to M&E and Maine Eastern.

I hope you enjoy these photos as much as I enjoyed taking them.

Rail Road Power Leasing (RRPX)

Photos

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RRPX 41 MLW M636
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  • The sun breaks through the clouds as RRPX M636s 41 and 43 pause between moves at on the WNYP at Olean, NY on October 4, 2011.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2011100501.278
  • On October 5, 2011 RRPX M636 41, leads the WNYP's Driftwood Turn power, at Emporium, PA. as it heads to North Driftwood, PA.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2011100501.506
  • With the crew from the morning's Olean OL-2 job on board, the power from the previous day's DFT passes under the signal bridge at Emporium, PA on the way to North Driftwood PA to pick up cars. At 10:08 a.m. on October 5, 2011 RRPX M636 41 leads what is technically the WNYP's OL-2.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2011100501.504
  • At 10:08 a.m. on October 5, 2011 RRPX M636 41 leads what is technically the WNYP's OL-2, running as the DFT past the Pennsy caboose at Emporium, PA.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2011100501.507
  • The WNYP power pool in Olean, NY on July 25, 2012. In the power pool RRPX 41, WNYP 4228, 630, 431. A M636, C630m, C424 and a C430. This is a typical morning in Olean!
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.4
  • RRPX 41 leading WNYP 630 and 431 a set for the Driftwood Turn out of the WNYP power pool, past the yard offices at Olean, NY at 9:30 a.m. on July 25, 2012.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.7
  • Eric is engineer and Craig the conductor of job OL3, the Driftwood Turn being put together on the east end of the yard in Olean, NY at 9:30 a.m. on July 25, 2012.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.22
  • The former PRR signal bridge at Bullis Mills is the scene where RRPX 41 is on the point of a Driftwood Turn with 3 units at N. Eldred, PA under the defunct PRR position signals on July 25, 2012.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.54
  • Closer shot same as above.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.57
  • Same as above, going away.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.58
  • RRPX 41 on the point of a WNYP Driftwood Turn with 3 units at S. Eldred, PA stopping for fueling. Note the PRR position signals on July 25, 2012.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.65
  • Same as above, long lens shot, showing station sign and details.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.77
  • RRPX is on the point of job OL3, the WNYP Driftwood Turn, in Port Allegany, PA at 1:50 p.m. on July 25, 2012. After being fueled the 431 was left in Eldred. The train is doing set outs and pick ups.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.87
  • Roster shot of the RRPX 41 as above.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2012072602ph.90
RRPX 43 MLW M636
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RRPX 85 MLW M636
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  • On the morning of October 4, 2011 MLW built M636 RRPX 85 is at the engine house in Olean, NY on the WNYP.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2011100501.248
  • Heading westbound after working Hornell, NY, Railroad Power Leasing LLC (RRPX) M636 85 is leading an eight car WNYP Hornell Turn at CP Cass in Hornell, NY at 6:13 p.m. on October 4, 2011.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2011100501.455
  • Heading westbound past Andover Pond near Andover, NY, RRPX M636 85 is leading an eight car WNYP Hornell Turn in last light, 6:52 p.m. on October 4, 2011.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2011100501.472
  • Andover Pond near Andover, NY, RRPX M636 85 is leading an eight car WNYP Hornell Turn at 6:52 p.m. on October 4, 2011.
    Nikon D300s Digital Image: 2011100501.478

Recommended Link

The Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad (WNYP)
The Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad makes extensive use of equipment from RRPX.
Livonia Avon and Lakeville Railroad (rail operations)
The LAL is the parent company of the WNYP as well as a rail operation out of Lakeville, NY.
 
Trip to New York and Pennsylvainia, October 2011
This is the trip chasing Alcos and MLWs in Western New York and Pennsylvainia in Octtober 2011.
Trip to New York and Pennsylvainia, June 2010
This is the trip chasing Alcos and MLWs in New York and Pennsylvainia in June 2010.

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Special Thanks

All the great folks who helped me out with information for these Web pages!

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