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William Grimes's Collection
 
6/25/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:William Grimes
Dates:1/1/1961 - 4/16/2017
Album Info:Military railroads have been given many nick-names by the soldiers who operated them such as the Back & Forth, Main Gate & Back, or Wobbly & Western. This album is of a small collection of army trains I have had the chance to see. For even more army rail pictures and infromation see my other album "Fort Eustis Military Railway." Like us on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/armyrail Instagram #armyrail
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Sherman Tank on Flatcar
Title:  Sherman Tank on Flatcar
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/6/1958  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:32:16 PM
Location:  Fort Eustis, VA
Author:  USATC Museum
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1820(MRS1)
Views:  2062   Comments: 1
USAX 606 (S-160)
Title:  USAX 606 (S-160)
Description:  USAX 606 an S-160 class 2-8-0 built in 1944 thunders past one of the many forgotten stations on the Fort Eustis Military Railway in the late 1950's.
Photo Date:  6/6/1958  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:28:38 PM
Location:  Fort Eustis, VA
Author:  USATC Museum
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 606(2-8-0)
Views:  423   Comments: 0
Defense Suply Agency (S1)
Title:  Defense Suply Agency (S1)
Description:  Unkown date. The Defense Supply Agency became the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) in 1977.
Photo Date:  1/1/1977  Upload Date: 8/8/2011 4:56:16 PM
Location:  Hill Air Force Base, UT
Author:  US Army
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  DLA 41043(S1) DSA 41043(S1)
Views:  332   Comments: 0
USAX 1847 (H-12-44)
Title:  USAX 1847 (H-12-44)
Description:  Unkown Date, Location and photographer.
Photo Date:  1/1/1989  Upload Date: 8/8/2011 4:53:47 PM
Location:  Hill Air Force Base, UT
Author:  United States Army
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1847(H-12-44)
Views:  234   Comments: 0
USAX 2035 (SW8)
Title:  USAX 2035 (SW8)
Description:  Date Unknown
Photo Date:  1/1/1989  Upload Date: 8/8/2011 4:54:25 PM
Location:  Hill Air Force Base, UT
Author:  US Army
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 2035(SW8)
Views:  375   Comments: 0
USAX 1268 (RS4TC)
Title:  USAX 1268 (RS4TC)
Description:  date unkown
Photo Date:  1/1/1989  Upload Date: 8/8/2011 4:54:52 PM
Location:  Hill Air Force Base, UT
Author:  US Army
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1268(RS-4-TC)
Views:  228   Comments: 0
USAX 1628 (80-Ton)
Title:  USAX 1628 (80-Ton)
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/1/1989  Upload Date: 8/8/2011 5:05:10 PM
Location:  Hill Air Force Base, UT
Author:  Army
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1628(DE80)
Views:  293   Comments: 0
USAX 1663 (80-Ton)
Title:  USAX 1663 (80-Ton)
Description:  Unkown date, photographer and location. 1663 was rebuilt in 1989 and photo was taken prior to rebuild. Unit still in service at Fort Eustis, VA.
Photo Date:  1/1/1989  Upload Date: 8/8/2011 4:55:34 PM
Location:  Hill Air Force Base, UT
Author:  US Army
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1663(80Tonner)
Views:  307   Comments: 0
USAX 1663 (80-Ton)
Title:  USAX 1663 (80-Ton)
Description:  GE 80-Ton serial number 31370 built in October 1952, rebuilt by Army in 1989. Sent to Fort Eustis from Letterkenny Army Depot in March 2002.
Photo Date:  3/17/2010  Upload Date: 6/8/2010 8:03:14 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1663(80Tonner)
Views:  389   Comments: 2
USAX 1674 (GE 80-Ton) in Letterkenny A.D.
Title:  USAX 1674 (GE 80-Ton) in Letterkenny A.D.
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/24/2010  Upload Date: 9/28/2010 10:03:16 PM
Location:  Chambersburg, PA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1674(80Tonner)
Views:  520   Comments: 2
USAX 1685 (80-Ton)
Title:  USAX 1685 (80-Ton)
Description:  Never had steam boilers the crew here thought all army equipment should have a "B" before the number just because they had seen it in an old MRS1 picture.
Photo Date:  9/24/2010  Upload Date: 9/28/2010 10:02:20 PM
Location:  Chambersburg, PA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1685(80Tonner)
Views:  437   Comments: 1
USAX 1811 (MRS-1)
Title:  USAX 1811 (MRS-1)
Description:  Still alive in 2007, just not used. UPDATE: April 2007- this locomotive was sandblasted and repainted, months earlier the steam engine (in the museum) was also repainted. May 2007- on display in the US Army Transportation Museum.
Photo Date:  1/28/2007  Upload Date: 1/31/2007 4:40:48 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1811(MRS1)
Views:  904   Comments: 0
USAX 7765 (25-Ton)
Title:  USAX 7765 (25-Ton)
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/21/2007  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:26:48 PM
Location:  Saint Louis, MO
Author:  SSgt. Doss Photo
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  USAX 7765(25 Tonner)
Views:  300   Comments: 0
USAX 2069 (MRS-1)
Title:  USAX 2069 (MRS-1)
Description:  ALCO version of the MRS1
Photo Date:  4/21/2007  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:24:52 PM
Location:  Saint Louis, MO
Author:  SSGT Doss
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  USAX B-2069(MRS-1)
Views:  201   Comments: 0
USAX 1880 (GP10)
Title:  USAX 1880 (GP10)
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/8/2010  Upload Date: 6/8/2010 7:52:43 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 1880(GP10)
Views:  362   Comments: 0
USAX 4624 (GP-10)
Title:  USAX 4624 (GP-10)
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/1/2011  Upload Date: 3/1/2011 6:51:01 PM
Location:  Lee Hall, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4624(GP10)
Views:  225   Comments: 0
Former Army SW8 on the Rockton Rion & Western
Title:  Former Army SW8 on the Rockton Rion & Western
Description:  retiered from Fort Stewart, GA.
Photo Date:  1/17/2015  Upload Date: 2/16/2015 10:22:59 AM
Location:  Rockton, SC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 2015(SW8)
Views:  89   Comments: 0
Rockton Rion & Western 2028
Title:  Rockton Rion & Western 2028
Description:  retiered from Fort Stewart,GA.
Photo Date:  1/17/2015  Upload Date: 2/16/2015 10:22:29 AM
Location:  Rockton, SC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  RRWX 2028(SW8)
Views:  101   Comments: 0
USAF 1275
Title:  USAF 1275
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/17/2015  Upload Date: 2/16/2015 10:18:43 AM
Location:  Rockton, SC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAF 1275(RS-4-TC)
Views:  106   Comments: 0
Air Force Railroad
Title:  Air Force Railroad
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/18/2015  Upload Date: 2/16/2015 10:14:53 AM
Location:  Shaw AFB, SC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAF 1644(80Tonner) USAF 1671(80Tonner)
Views:  258   Comments: 0
USAF 1644
Title:  USAF 1644
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/18/2015  Upload Date: 2/16/2015 10:13:12 AM
Location:  Shaw AFB, SC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAF 1644(80Tonner)
Views:  146   Comments: 0
Buffer car for fuel loads to Shaw AFB
Title:  Buffer car for fuel loads to Shaw AFB
Description:  Former Charelston NWS flatcar.
Photo Date:  1/18/2015  Upload Date: 2/16/2015 10:16:14 AM
Location:  Cane Savannah, SC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  186   Comments: 0
USAX 6516
Title:  USAX 6516
Description: 
Photo Date:  2/16/2015  Upload Date: 2/16/2015 11:05:00 AM
Location:  Lee Hall, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 6516(3GS21B)
Views:  164   Comments: 0
USAX 6516
Title:  USAX 6516
Description: 
Photo Date:  2/16/2015  Upload Date: 2/16/2015 11:07:57 AM
Location:  Lee Hall, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 6516(3GS21B)
Views:  181   Comments: 0
The yard job sits outside the railshop near the control tower
Title:  The yard job sits outside the railshop near the control tower
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/25/2015  Upload Date: 7/1/2015 9:29:58 PM
Location:  Fort Hood, TX
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  USAX 1400(GP9E)
Views:  292   Comments: 0
USAX 4652 in the West Yard
Title:  USAX 4652 in the West Yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/25/2015  Upload Date: 7/1/2015 9:30:31 PM
Location:  Fort Hood, TX
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4652(GP40)
Views:  243   Comments: 0
USAX 4655 (GP40)
Title:  USAX 4655 (GP40)
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/25/2015  Upload Date: 7/1/2015 9:30:54 PM
Location:  Fort Hood, TX
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4655(GP40-2)
Views:  238   Comments: 1
USAX 4616 (GP-10)
Title:  USAX 4616 (GP-10)
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/9/2008  Upload Date: 6/9/2008 3:50:04 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4616(GP10)
Views:  522   Comments: 2
USAX 4612 (GP-9R)
Title:  USAX 4612 (GP-9R)
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/14/2010  Upload Date: 6/2/2010 9:45:25 PM
Location:  Fort Stewart, GA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4612(GP9R)
Views:  332   Comments: 0
USAX 4635 (GP-16)
Title:  USAX 4635 (GP-16)
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/7/2009  Upload Date: 8/7/2009 10:34:22 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4635(GP16)
Views:  401   Comments: 0
USAX 4642 (GP-20)
Title:  USAX 4642 (GP-20)
Description:  Rebuilt GP20
Photo Date:  5/14/2010  Upload Date: 5/15/2010 9:27:01 PM
Location:  Fort Stewart, GA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4642(GP20) USAX 4612(GP9R)
Views:  605   Comments: 0
USAX 4630 (GP-16)
Title:  USAX 4630 (GP-16)
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/14/2010  Upload Date: 5/15/2010 9:23:54 PM
Location:  Fort Stewart, GA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4630(GP16)
Views:  405   Comments: 0
USAX 4630 (GP-16)
Title:  USAX 4630 (GP-16)
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/14/2010  Upload Date: 5/15/2010 9:24:38 PM
Location:  Fort Stewart, GA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4630(GP16)
Views:  389   Comments: 0
USAX 4650 (GP-10)
Title:  USAX 4650 (GP-10)
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/18/2009  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:21:49 PM
Location:  Concord, CA
Author:  US Army Photo
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4650(GP10)
Views:  301   Comments: 1
USAX 4651 (GP-10)
Title:  USAX 4651 (GP-10)
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/27/2009  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:22:04 PM
Location:  Concord, CA
Author:  US Army Photo
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4651(GP10)
Views:  255   Comments: 1
USAX 4648 (Baldwin rebuilt with EMD SW1200)
Title:  USAX 4648 (Baldwin rebuilt with EMD SW1200)
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/8/2009  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:20:48 PM
Location:  Concord, CA
Author:  US Army Photo
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4648(VO-1000M)
Views:  379   Comments: 0
USAX 4649 (SW1200)
Title:  USAX 4649 (SW1200)
Description:  Only SW1200 on the army roster, came from USN.
Photo Date:  9/11/2009  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:21:32 PM
Location:  Concord, CA
Author:  US Army Photo
Categories: 
Locomotives:  USAX 4649(SW1200)
Views:  652   Comments: 0
TD-15 Crawler
Title:  TD-15 Crawler
Description:  TD-15 Crawler load
Photo Date:  6/9/2008  Upload Date: 5/15/2010 9:33:06 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  232   Comments: 0
5-Ton truck & trailer
Title:  5-Ton truck & trailer
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/9/2008  Upload Date: 5/15/2010 9:30:19 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  188   Comments: 0
80-Ton "Heavy Duty" Flat
Title:  80-Ton "Heavy Duty" Flat
Description:  80-Ton "Heavy Duty" Flat built in 1952 for overseas use. At one time Fort Eustis had a European train, a train set of just link and pin couplers. Four american built (european coupler) flat cars remain at TA-29 for soldiers to practice loading and unloading flat cars. Magor built these 80-Ton flats in 1953.
Photo Date:  2/13/2009  Upload Date: 2/13/2009 9:43:33 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  604   Comments: 0
80-Ton Flatcar
Title:  80-Ton Flatcar
Description:  Built by Magor 1953
Photo Date:  9/26/2010  Upload Date: 9/28/2010 10:12:25 PM
Location:  Strasburg, PA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  249   Comments: 0
100-Ton Flatcar
Title:  100-Ton Flatcar
Description:  built by Magor 1953
Photo Date:  9/26/2010  Upload Date: 9/28/2010 10:15:21 PM
Location:  Strasburg, PA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  303   Comments: 0
USN 64-00698 (80-Ton flat with Tank)
Title:  USN 64-00698 (80-Ton flat with Tank)
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/7/2010  Upload Date: 8/15/2011 6:23:35 PM
Location:  Concord, CA
Author:  US Army Photo
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  435   Comments: 0
100-Ton Flat
Title:  100-Ton Flat
Description:  built by Magor Car Corp 1953
Photo Date:  4/15/2011  Upload Date: 4/16/2011 10:41:14 AM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  319   Comments: 0
80-Ton Boxcar
Title:  80-Ton Boxcar
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/14/2010  Upload Date: 5/15/2010 9:18:47 PM
Location:  Fort Stewart, GA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  322   Comments: 0
80-Ton Boxcar
Title:  80-Ton Boxcar
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/27/2010  Upload Date: 12/27/2010 5:15:57 PM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  318   Comments: 0
80-Ton Boxcar
Title:  80-Ton Boxcar
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/27/2010  Upload Date: 12/27/2010 5:16:37 PM
Location:  Wagner, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  354   Comments: 0
DOTX 218 (FRA Test Car)
Title:  DOTX 218 (FRA Test Car)
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/24/2010  Upload Date: 9/28/2010 10:10:34 PM
Location:  Chambersburg, PA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DOTX 218(LRC)
Views:  261   Comments: 0
DOTX 223 (FRA car)
Title:  DOTX 223 (FRA car)
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/24/2010  Upload Date: 9/28/2010 10:08:12 PM
Location:  Chambersburg, PA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  255   Comments: 0
T1 FRA/DOT inspection car
Title:  T1 FRA/DOT inspection car
Description:  Former FRA inspection car
Photo Date:  4/15/2011  Upload Date: 4/16/2011 10:40:47 AM
Location:  Ft. Eustis, VA
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  1155   Comments: 0


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