Category: 1952

North Western Limited

North Western Limited

Minneapolis–Chicago overnight North Western Limited arriving Chicago, July 1952.

One of the Milwaukee’s Baldwin Westing…

One of the Milwaukee’s Baldwin Westinghouse EP3 Class motors leads the Columbian at Butte, MT. The units were built in 1919 and were retired shortly after the Korean war.

October 21, 1952

City of Portland

City of Portland

View from Mountain 7002 helping E units on Chicago–Portland City of Portland up Sherman Hill, July 1952.

UP train, engine number 840, engine type 4-8…

UP train, engine number 840, engine type 4-8-4

Train #18, Portland Rose; 11 cars. Photographed: near Hermosa, Wyo., June 22, 1952.

aryburn: Union Pacific Portland Rose in Wyomi…

Union Pacific Portland Rose in Wyoming in 1952

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Union Pacific Portland Rose in Wyoming in 1952 by seneferu

L-SAL 3039, ‘Silver Comet’, B’ham…

L-SAL 3039, 'Silver Comet', B'hamAL, 08-23-52, CPH-b

L-SAL 3039, ‘Silver Comet’, B’hamAL, 08-23-52, CPH-b by Tony Howe

L-SAL 3039, ‘Silver Comet’, B’ham…

L-SAL 3039, 'Silver Comet', B'hamAL, 08-23-52, CPH-a

L-SAL 3039, ‘Silver Comet’, B’hamAL, 08-23-52, CPH-a by Tony Howe

UP train, engine number 607 + additional die…

UP train, engine number 607 + additional diesel units, engine type ALCO PA1

Train #37, Pony Express; 13 cars. Photographed: near Denver, Colo., July 13, 1952.

UP train, engine number 606 + additional die…

UP train, engine number 606 + additional diesel units, engine type ALCO PA1

Train #38, Pony Express; 11 cars, 70 MPH. Photographed: near Henderson, Colo., July 1, 1952.

UP train, engine number 999 + additional die…

UP train, engine number 999 + additional diesel units, engine type EMD E7

Train #38, Pony Express, 13 cars. Photographed: near Hermosa, Wyo., June 22, 1952.