RailPictures.Net Photo: PCCX 900 Peabody Coal Mine ALCo RS-27 at Shawneetown, Illinois by Pete Greischar
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Peabody Coal Mine (more..)
ALCo RS-27 (more..)
State Highway 13 (more..)
Shawneetown, Illinois, USA (more..)
June 20, 1988
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PCCX 900 (more..)
Pete Greischar (more..)
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ex-C&NW 900. Unit was traded into Alco and was a lease unit for them and then Precision National before being sold to Peabody. Peabody's line became landlocked after the ex-B&O line (last operated by Prairie Trunk Ry.) was torn up. The GP10 is where the diamond with the former B&O/PARY line was. The mine closed in 1993 and the rails were later removed. If anyone has any info on what happened to the #900, please let me know.
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