|In March of 1971, EMD E-7 9936, still lettered for the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy and paired with a sister A-unit, speeds out of Chicagos Union Station with an afternoon rush hour commuter train. The EMD E-7 was a 2,000 horsepower A1A-A1A locomotive produced between 1945 and 1949 by GMs Electro-Motive division. 428 of these locomotives were produced. with 44 going to the CB&Q. Only one E-7A unit survives today: Pennsylvania Railroad 5901, at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania.
Chicago Union Station, IL
Stephen Carl Baldwin
Author: Stephen Carl Baldwin
|Picture Categories: Station,Passenger,Action
|| This picture is part of album: Stephen Carl Baldwin Collection