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Rob Furney Jr's Collection
 
11/20/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Owner: Amtrak
Model:EMD SW1500Built As:PC 9563 (SW1500)
Serial Number:73622-4Order No:73622
Frame Number:73622-4Built:9/1973
Notes:CSX1084, CR9563
Other locos with this serial:  AMTK 540(SW1500) CR 9563(SW1500) PC 9563(SW1500)
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Amtrak Switcher
Title:  Amtrak Switcher
Description:  Amtrak's SW1500 moves some surplus Autoracks out on to the departing track to deadhead back to Sanford. The bottle of glass cleaner hanging from the grab iron is interesting.
Photo Date:  6/3/2006  Upload Date: 1/13/2008 8:14:39 PM
Location:  Lorton, VA
Author:  Rob Furney Jr
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Locomotives:  AMTK 540(SW1500)
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Patiently waiting
Title:  Patiently waiting
Description:  540 and crew wait patiently as another announcement comes in that Auto Train is now 2 hours late.
Photo Date:  6/3/2006  Upload Date: 1/13/2008 8:20:10 PM
Location:  Lorton, VA
Author:  Rob Furney Jr
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Locomotives:  AMTK 540(SW1500)
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Amtrak 540
Title:  Amtrak 540
Description:  The Brakeman waits for 540 to drop the autoracks and pull forward again so he can throw the switch for the next set of cars.
Photo Date:  6/3/2006  Upload Date: 1/13/2008 9:03:57 PM
Location:  Lorton, VA
Author:  Rob Furney Jr
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Locomotives:  AMTK 540(SW1500)
Views:  266   Comments: 0
Amtrak 540
Title:  Amtrak 540
Description:  The 540 heads off for more cars.
Photo Date:  6/3/2006  Upload Date: 1/13/2008 9:05:02 PM
Location:  Lorton, VA
Author:  Rob Furney Jr
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Locomotives:  AMTK 540(SW1500)
Views:  494   Comments: 0
Amtrak 540
Title:  Amtrak 540
Description:  540 backs the last set of autoracks in to the loading dock.
Photo Date:  6/3/2006  Upload Date: 1/13/2008 9:06:26 PM
Location:  Lorton, VA
Author:  Rob Furney Jr
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Locomotives:  AMTK 540(SW1500)
Views:  402   Comments: 0
Resting
Title:  Resting
Description:  Her job done, Amtrak 540 shuts down for the afternoon. Meanwhile, 19 and 15 head down to the service bays.
Photo Date:  6/3/2006  Upload Date: 1/13/2008 9:08:03 PM
Location:  Lorton, VA
Author:  Rob Furney Jr
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Locomotives:  AMTK 540(SW1500) AMTK 15(P42DC)
Views:  529   Comments: 0


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