Category: ssw

St. Louis Southwestern Railway’s train…

St. Louis Southwestern Railway’s train No. 6, the “Morning Star”, headed by Engine No. 676, a Cotton Belt type 4-8-2 locomotive rolling through Dallas.

1950

SSW train, engine number 679, engine type 4-…

SSW train, engine number 679, engine type 4-8-2

Train #6, Morning Star; 6 cars. Photographed: Greenville, Tex., June 27, 1948.

Cotton Belt’s “Morning Star&rdqu…

Cotton Belt’s “Morning Star” train No. 6, eastbound, headed by Engine No. 677, a Mountain type 4-8-2 locomotive, departing from Dallas

1948

A Cotton Belt “Tunnel Motor” lea…

A Cotton Belt “Tunnel Motor” leads Amtrak’s southbound Coast Starlight into San Luis Obispo, California.

September 06, 1981

Cotton Belt tunnel motor 9164 is on the poin…

Cotton Belt tunnel motor 9164 is on the point as the Coast Starlight crosses Carpinteria Creek as the sun sets on the Santa Ynez Mountains.

December, 1979

Eastbound SSW F7 in the hole greet an arrivi…

Eastbound SSW F7 in the hole greet an arriving Sunset Limited.

McQueeney, TX

February, 1960

The St. Louis Southwestern (Cotton Belt) Railway’s…

The St. Louis Southwestern (Cotton Belt) Railway’s “Lone Star Limited” train No. 11, westbound, headed by Engine No 677, a Mountain type 4-8-2 locomotive, at the Dallas Union Terminal Station. It has completed the run from Memphis, Tennessee.

June 1951

St. Louis Southwestern Railway locomotive #675, coupled to the…

St. Louis Southwestern Railway locomotive #675, coupled to the “Lone Star Limited”, south of the Union Station in Dallas (Dallas County), Texas.

1946 December 25

St. Louis Southwestern locomotive #676, pulls Texas & New…

St. Louis Southwestern locomotive #676, pulls Texas & New Orleans Railroad locomotive #651, into Dallas Union Station in Dallas, Texas.

1946 February 15

SSW train, engine number 662, engine type 4-6-0 Train #1,…

SSW train, engine number 662, engine type 4-6-0

Train #1, Lone Star Ltd; 5 cars. Photographed: at Dallas, Tex., January 1, 1938.