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Owner: Alexander Railroad
Model:EMD SW9Built As:URR 586 (SW9)
Serial Number:15967Order No:6374
Frame Number:6374-11Built:3/1952
Notes:ex-URR
Other locos with this serial:  ARC 8(SW9)
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SW9 Exposed
Title:  SW9 Exposed
Description:  North Carolina's Alexander RR was caught working on its SW9 number 8 in December 1992. It's a former Union RR unit and would soon wear the ARC's light green paint.
Photo Date:  12/1/1992  Upload Date: 3/22/2009 9:49:34 PM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Rick Morgan
Categories: 
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  570   Comments: 2
ARC 8 headed to bed
Title:  ARC 8 headed to bed
Description:  The Alexander crew moves their SW9 into the Taylorsville shop, done for the day.
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:05 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  480   Comments: 0
ARC 8 and train
Title:  ARC 8 and train
Description:  Northbound Alexander local eases pass local traffic.
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:06 AM
Location:  Hiddenite, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  340   Comments: 0
ARC 8
Title:  ARC 8
Description:  Quite possibly the nicest looking shortline locomotive I have ever photographed.
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:08 AM
Location:  Hiddenite, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  584   Comments: 0
ARC 8
Title:  ARC 8
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:08 AM
Location:  Hiddenite, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  361   Comments: 0
ARC 8
Title:  ARC 8
Description:  Northbound local moves alongside the county highway.
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:07 AM
Location:  Hiddenite, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories: 
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  254   Comments: 0
ARC 8 with local
Title:  ARC 8 with local
Description:  Northbound Alexander RR local moves through a field near Taylorsville, NC
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:10 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories: 
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  569   Comments: 0
ARC 8
Title:  ARC 8
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:11 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories: 
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  294   Comments: 0
ARC 8
Title:  ARC 8
Description:  Alexander's handsome SW9 moves along in the sun near Taylorsville, NC
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:09 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  541   Comments: 0
ARC 8 crests the hill
Title:  ARC 8 crests the hill
Description:  Northbound ARC local tops the hill near Taylorsville, NC, in Alexander County
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:00 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  371   Comments: 0
ARC 8 begins runaround
Title:  ARC 8 begins runaround
Description:  Alexander crew stops short of siding to prepare for a gravity runaround move. 1 of 3.
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:01 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  389   Comments: 0
ARC 8 in runaround move
Title:  ARC 8 in runaround move
Description:  Having moved #8 into the siding, the Alexander crew knocks off the brakes and lets three cars roll by. 2 of 3.
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:02 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  335   Comments: 0
ARC 8 finished runaround move
Title:  ARC 8 finished runaround move
Description:  Alexander crew pulls #8 back out onto the main, couples to other end of train. Done! 3 of 3.
Photo Date:  3/1/1998  Upload Date: 11/1/2006 4:15:03 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Ralph Hawkins
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  287   Comments: 0
ARC 7 and 8 at the ARC Shops
Title:  ARC 7 and 8 at the ARC Shops
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/10/2005  Upload Date: 3/13/2005 3:41:36 PM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Jake Mensel
Categories: 
Locomotives:  ARC 7(S3) ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  883   Comments: 0
ARC 8
Title:  ARC 8
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/23/2009  Upload Date: 4/24/2009 10:55:33 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Patrick Treadaway
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  513   Comments: 1
#8 - 1
Title:  #8 - 1
Description:  Alexander RR #8 leaving the engine shed at Taylorsville, NC.
Photo Date:  7/6/2012  Upload Date: 7/7/2012 10:23:15 AM
Location:  Taylorsville, NC
Author:  Bruce Alexander
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  165   Comments: 0
#8 - 2
Title:  #8 - 2
Description:  Alexander #8 passing Stony Point, NC.
Photo Date:  7/6/2012  Upload Date: 7/7/2012 10:25:40 AM
Location:  Stony Point, NC
Author:  Bruce Alexander
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  165   Comments: 0
#8 - 3
Title:  #8 - 3
Description:  Alexander #8 working Pratt Industries in West Statesville, NC.
Photo Date:  7/6/2012  Upload Date: 7/7/2012 10:27:52 AM
Location:  Statesville, NC
Author:  Bruce Alexander
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  192   Comments: 0
#8 - 4
Title:  #8 - 4
Description:  Alexander #8 shoving back into Pratt Industries in West Statesville, NC.
Photo Date:  7/6/2012  Upload Date: 7/7/2012 10:29:59 AM
Location:  Statesville, NC
Author:  Bruce Alexander
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  150   Comments: 0
#8 - 5
Title:  #8 - 5
Description:  Alexander #8 getting a short rest at West Statesville, NC.
Photo Date:  7/6/2012  Upload Date: 7/7/2012 10:31:58 AM
Location:  Statesville, NC
Author:  Bruce Alexander
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  198   Comments: 0
#8 Working.
Title:  #8 Working.
Description:  Alexander RR #8 works Deal Rite Feed Mill in West Statesville, NC.
Photo Date:  7/6/2012  Upload Date: 7/6/2012 11:04:44 PM
Location:  Statesville, NC
Author:  Bruce Alexander
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  448   Comments: 0
#8 - 6
Title:  #8 - 6
Description:  Alexander #8 at West Statesville, NC.
Photo Date:  7/6/2012  Upload Date: 7/7/2012 10:34:23 AM
Location:  Statesville, NC
Author:  Bruce Alexander
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  160   Comments: 0
#8 - 7
Title:  #8 - 7
Description:  Alexander #8 crosses the I-40 bridge in West Statesville, NC.
Photo Date:  7/6/2012  Upload Date: 7/7/2012 10:35:47 AM
Location:  Statesville, NC
Author:  Bruce Alexander
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  ARC 8(SW9)
Views:  187   Comments: 0


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