RailPictures.Net Photo: CNW 1506 Chicago & North Western Railroad Baldwin DRS-6-6-15 at Escanaba, Michigan by Chuck Schwesinger
 
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Chicago & North Western Railroad (more..)
Baldwin DRS-6-6-15 (more..)
Roundhouse (more..)
Escanaba, Michigan, USA (more..)
September 23, 1979
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CNW 1506 (more..)
Unknown
Chuck Schwesinger (more..)
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Rusting, faded and dirty, C&NW Mongrel 1506 waits for a spot in the house for some patchwork repair to be done, to get her back switching the ore yard in Escanaba. The unit was re-engined in 1959 with a 1500 hp EMD 567C and a GP-9 long hood. At this point road service is not much of an option, unless you wanted a crew mutiny and 1506 will serve out her days puttering around Escanaba, hopefully MU-ed to a C628, so an engine crew doesn't get bounced around in the drafty cab.
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