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The Long Island Railroad that I remember
All LIRR, but the majority from the 1970's when I was a budding young railfan growing up in the area.
Photo Album By: Paul F. De Luca
 
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Photo ID: 614233

LIRR 618 was originally built for the New Haven RR. Here she is in fresh MTA paint, trailing on an eastbound train at Mineola in 1979.

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: ALCO FA-1
Location: Mineola, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 618
Train ID:
Photo Date: August 10, 1979


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Apr 24, 2017

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Photo ID: 614232

Westbound on the Oyster Bay Branch.

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: Alco C420
Location: Mill Neck, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 226
Train ID:
Photo Date: March 22, 1978


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Apr 24, 2017

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Photo ID: 614231

One of 10 LIRR RS-3's rests between assignments at Oyster Bay. These units would not be around long enough to get the blue and white MTA paint. LIRR 1552 was sold to Naporano the following June an... (more)

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: Alco RS-3
Location: Oyster Bay, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 1552
Train ID:
Photo Date: January 15, 1977


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Apr 24, 2017

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Photo ID: 610645

An Oyster Bay Branch train comes down the branch towards Nassau Tower in Mineola behind a FA2 (converted to a cab car).

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: Alco FA2
Location: Mineola, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 600
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 31, 1979


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By: Charles Freericks

Added: Mar 21, 2017

Views: 1,346
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Photo ID: 610635

Spent part of New Year's Eve Day in 1979 shooting LIRR passenger trains. Here we see an FA2 (converted to a cab car) leading a Jamaica bound train. (I'm not 100% certain of the exact location of t... (more)

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: Alco FA2
Location: Garden City, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 607
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 31, 1979


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By: Charles Freericks

Added: Mar 20, 2017

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Photo ID: 609027

LIRR 225 is departing Oyster Bay with a bar-generator car and three coaches.

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: Alco C420
Location: Oyster Bay, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 225
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 22, 1978


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Mar 06, 2017

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Photo ID: 608869

Westbound on the Oyster Bay Branch.

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: EMD F9(A)
Location: Glen Cove, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 619
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 18, 1990


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Mar 05, 2017

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Photo ID: 608583

Westbound approaching the Roslyn station.

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: ALCO FA-2
Location: Roslyn, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 604
Train ID:
Photo Date: January 15, 1977


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Mar 02, 2017

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Photo ID: 593051

Long Island GP38-2 260 obliterates the view of the Chrysler building with blue smoke as it gets positioned for the afternoon rush hour.

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Long Island City, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 260
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 06, 1981


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Oct 18, 2016

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Photo ID: 586896

A practice used by very few is still a tradition on the nation's busiest commuter railroad. Long Island train 1701 stops at Nassau Tower to pick up orders about a track condition further west at N... (more)

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: Budd M3
Location: Mineola, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LI 9817
Train ID: LI 1701
Photo Date: August 25, 2016


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By: Island of Long

Added: Aug 25, 2016

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Photo ID: 581293

LI 609 (ex WM 301) is awaiting it's next trip in the yard at Oyster Bay, NY

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: ALCO FA2m
Location: Oyster Bay, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR609
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 25, 1978


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Jun 28, 2016

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Photo ID: 580677

A Jamaica bound train with MP15AC's on either end make a station stop at Locust Valley on the Oyster Bay Branch.

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: EMD MP15AC
Location: Locust Valley, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LI162
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 28, 1985


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Jun 21, 2016

Views: 1,293
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Photo ID: 558580

When this slide was taken, I recall one or 2 trains arriving at Long Island City with FA power packs on the west end. All of the other diesel powered arrivals had to be set over and have their uni... (more)

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Long Island City, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR263
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 30, 1979


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Dec 16, 2015

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Photo ID: 558578

A new Long Island Railroad paint scheme (similar to the MILW Bicentennial unit) emerged when the LIRR GP38-2's were delivered in 1976. The blue units with the 2 white stripes were now the norm, an... (more)

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: Alco C420
Location: Long Island City, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR228
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 31, 1979


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Dec 16, 2015

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Photo ID: 558438

Another weekend at Oyster Bay finds LIRR222, the first unit of LIRR's L2 class, along with a couple of FA power packs. The L2 class (222-229) were delivered in 1968 with hi-adhesion (aka Hi-Aid) ... (more)

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: Alco C420
Location: Oyster Bay, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR222
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 04, 1978


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Dec 15, 2015

Views: 2,899
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