Category: 1967

Illinois Central Observation on Train 5, the…

Illinois Central  Observation on Train 5, the Panama Limited - Magnolia Star at New Orleans, LA, Uniuon Terminal on November 22, 1967

Illinois Central Observation on Train 5, the Panama Limited – Magnolia Star at New Orleans, LA, Union Terminal on November 22, 1967 by Marty Bernard

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A Roger Puta Photograph

KCS E8A 28 is moving at track speed with the…

KCS E8A 28 is moving at track speed with the Southern Belle in this 12/1967 view. The power and train are quite clean, belying the trains imminent demise.

Train #9 is seen in Metairie, LA along Airli…

Train #9 is seen in Metairie, LA along Airline Highway on Aug 1, 1967.

The Southern Belle eases out of the KC termi…

The Southern Belle eases out of the KC terminal a few blocks into it’s journey to the sunbelt, passing the old Municipal Stadium home of the A’s for that final summer in KC before heading to Oakland.

June, 1967

SCL E7A 550 with Train 5, the former Cotton …

SCL E7A  550 with Train 5, the former Cotton Blossom Special, departing the Greenwood, SC station on November 24, 1967

SCL E7A 550 with Train 5, the former Cotton Blossom Special, departing the Greenwood, SC station on November 24, 1967 by Marty Bernard

SCL E7A 550 with Train 5, the former Cotton …

SCL E7A  550 with Train 5, the former Cotton Blossom Special, departing the Greenwood, SC station on November 24, 1967

SCL E7A 550 with Train 5, the former Cotton Blossom Special, departing the Greenwood, SC station on November 24, 1967 by Marty Bernard

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A Roger Puta Photograph

SCL E7A 550 with Train 5, the former Cotton …

SCL E7A  550 with Train 5, the former Cotton Blossom Special, departing the Greenwood, SC station on November 24, 1967

SCL E7A 550 with Train 5, the former Cotton Blossom Special, departing the Greenwood, SC station on November 24, 1967 by Marty Bernard

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A Roger Puta Photograph

SCL E9A 592 with Train 5, the former Cotton …

SCL E9A 592 with Train 5, the former Cotton Blossom, in Atlanta, GA on Novemeber 23, 1967.

SCL engine 549 leads Silver Meteor on S-line …

SCL engine 549 leads Silver Meteor on S-line at Auburndale in 1967

SCL engine 549 leads Silver Meteor on S-line at Auburndale in 1967 by Tom Pavluvcik

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SCL E7 locomotive 549 leads the southbound Silver Meteor under the U.S. 92 overpass on the S-line at Auburndale in 1967. Soon, the route would be changed so the SB trains would come down the A-line (from Lake Alfred) and then switch over to the S-line to West Palm Beach. If there was a section for St. Petersburg, it would be split and the section would continue westward on the A-line. Irv Lipscomb photo

The “East Coast Champion” passin…

The “East Coast Champion” passing Nassau Tower on its way south

Princeton Junction, NJ

August 05, 1967