ALCos of the Austin & Texas Central

The Austin & Texas Central is home to the two only operational ALCo RSD-15! 442 (ex Wabash & Ohio/Indiana Hi-Rail) and 443 (ex Indiana Hi-Rail) are classic diesel power for the weekly excursion trains out of Austin, Texas. 443 is on loan and will serve as back-up. The two diesels replace ex SP 2-8-2 #786 which is stored for overhaul.

RSD-15 443 and 442 st Cedar Park/Austin, Texas, June 2000

Ed Bowers photo
442 will work the excursion trains of the ATCX, it was previously stored at Decatur, IL. Photo taken at Cedar Park, Texas, June 2000.

Ed Bowers photo

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Last update 05.07.00