RailPictures.Net Photo: CR 60021 Conrail Rotary Plow at DeWitt, New York by Doug Lilly
 
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Conrail (more..)
Rotary Plow (more..)
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DeWitt, New York, USA (more..)
July 27, 1979
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CR 60021 (more..)
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Doug Lilly (more..)
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Two ex-New York Central rotary plows survived into Conrails roster. The first, NYC X-659, built by Leslie in 1889, became PC/Conrail 64599 and survives unrestored in the Buffalo area. The second, NYC X-660, built by Alco in 1926, became PC/Conrail 60021. Both were converted from steam to diesel-electric in the 1950s. Here, 60021 shines in new paint at Dewitt, NY in 1979. This plow was later scrapped.
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