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The Way it Used to Be
Things change. Railroads are no different. A collection of images showing the railroads as they used to be.
Photo Album By: ckeefer58
 
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Photo ID: 595920

PITTSBURG KS April 1977 -- F7A 73 is tied down at the shops.

Railroad: Kansas City Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Pittsburg, Kansas, USA
Locomotive #: KCS 73
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April, 1977


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By: Charles Stookey

Added: Nov 12, 2016

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Photo ID: 595894

EMD’s GP39 was a limited-production model, only penetrating the rosters of three railroads. Industrial Kennecott Copper bought one, shortline Atlanta & St. Andrews Bay purchased two, and Class 1 C... (more)

Railroad: Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O)
Locomotive: EMD GP39
Location: Handley, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: CO 3900
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 18, 1981


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Nov 12, 2016

Views: 2,697
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Photo ID: 595863

A six unit consist appears to be headed towards a train in the departure yard at Silvis, IL.

Railroad: Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific (Rock Island)
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Silvis, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CRIP4316
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 30, 1978


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Nov 12, 2016

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Photo ID: 595862

Loads East, Empties West

Hinton, West Virginia was a busy division point on the Chesapeake & Ohio. Although there was other traffic, the predominant commodity carried on the C&O wa... (more)

Railroad: Baltimore & Ohio (B&O)
Locomotive: EMD GP40
Location: Hinton, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: BO 4023
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 12, 1986


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Nov 12, 2016

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Photo ID: 595853

MILW 305, a late phase GP9 looks pretty dapper in its original scheme as it waits for its next assignment at Milwaukee Road's Tacoma Tide Flats yard 13 months before the demise of western extensio... (more)

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD GP9
Location: Tacoma, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 305
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 18, 1979


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Nov 12, 2016

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Photo ID: 595847

Venice IL Aug 6 1976 -- Union Electric Lines 7 (left) and 4 are examples of fireless cookers. No 7 has already lost its headlight but still has its generator.

Railroad: Untitled
Locomotive: Fireless 0-6-0
Location: Venice, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: UEC 7
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 06, 1976


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By: Charles Stookey

Added: Nov 12, 2016

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Photo ID: 595846

GRANADA CO June 17 1979 -- ATSF GP39-2 3613 blasts htough Granada. Unit 3613 was sold to Portland & Western/Williamette & Pacific.

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: EMD GP39-2
Location: Granada, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 3613
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 17, 1979


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By: Charles Stookey

Added: Nov 11, 2016

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Photo ID: 595842

A Santa Fe local heads westbound west of Wilburn, Illinois, on April 19, 1986. The local is powered by a pair of four-motor EMDs—GP39-2 No. 3642 and GP38 No. 2322.

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: EMD GP39-2
Location: Wiburn, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 3642
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 19, 1986


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Nov 11, 2016

Views: 1,342
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Photo ID: 595783

Amtrak leased a group of 15 GP40s from Helm Financial Corporation in the early 1990s. Engine 656 idles between assignments at the Rio Grande depot in Salt Lake City on March 1, 1992. It was built ... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD GP40
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 656
Train ID: Unassigned
Photo Date: March 01, 1992


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By: James Belmont

Added: Nov 11, 2016

Views: 2,950
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Photo ID: 595779

Doing exactly what they were purchased to do, a pair of Chessie SD50’s brings a trainload of tidewater-bound coal through Hinton, West Virginia on the Chesapeake & Ohio main line. SD50’s gained a ... (more)

Railroad: Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O)
Locomotive: EMD SD50
Location: Hinton, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: CO 8561
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 12, 1986


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Nov 11, 2016

Views: 3,190
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Photo ID: 595753

Commuter passenger service presented unique challenges to the railroads that operated these trains. One of those challenges was keeping the lights on in the coaches. Long-distance passenger cars w... (more)

Railroad: Central Railroad of New Jersey
Locomotive: EMD GP7
Location: Phillipsburg, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: CNJ 1523
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 31, 1974


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Nov 10, 2016

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Photo ID: 595747

We're on the ex-MILW Skytop 187 Coon Rapids on a special train from Escanaba to Channing,MI.. The owner of the car Dave Vannes (left seated facing rear) chats about his private car with patrons of... (more)

Railroad: Escanaba and Lake Superior
Locomotive: Baldwin DS4-4-1000
Location: Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: ELS 204
Train ID: Special
Photo Date: 1974


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Nov 10, 2016

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Photo ID: 595706

Waiting at an approach signal for single track at Palmer Lake at a location known as the “Sag” near Spruce is a southbound Burlington Northern coal train. Four new Oakway Leasing EMD SD60s, along ... (more)

Railroad: Oakway Leasing (OWY)
Locomotive: EMD SD60
Location: Palmer Lake, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: OWY 9004
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 14, 1987


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Nov 10, 2016

Views: 1,496
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Photo ID: 595688

Union Pacific EMD MP15DC No.1319 Ex-C&NW 1309, with yard slug S-10 rebuilt from retired Missouri Pacific SW8 No.8003.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SW1500
Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 1319
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 23, 1987


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By: Roger Lalonde

Added: Nov 10, 2016

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Photo ID: 595662

FORT MADISON IA Sept 18 1979 -- Santa Fe GP20u 3038 basks in the sun waiting for a call to duty.

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: GP20u
Location: Fort Madison, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 3028
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 18, 1979


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By: Charles Stookey

Added: Nov 09, 2016

Views: 973
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