RailPictures.Net Photo: Chessie System Hopper Car at Notasulga, Alabama by Frank Orona
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Chessie System (more..)
Hopper Car (more..)
CSX A&WP/WofA Subdivision (more..)
Notasulga, Alabama, USA (more..)
May 01, 2011
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CSX Q619 (more..)
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Purr-fect Transportation Thirty-nine years later, Chessie can still be found sleeping on her pillow. This pop art style of logo was the brainchild of Franklyn Carr in 1972 by combining a silhouette of C&Os corporate feline into a large C. Unveiled to the public in Cleveland, this logo would become one of the most recognizable logos in railroad history.
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