Category: ssw

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.

UP 844 & Cotton Belt 819 at rest at St Louis Union…

UP 844 & Cotton Belt 819 at rest at St Louis Union Station

6/15/1990

Four steam locomotives gather at St. Louis, Missouri, on June…

Four steam locomotives gather at St. Louis, Missouri, on June 14, 1990. Cotton Belt No. 819, Norfolk and Western No. 1218, Union Pacific No. 844 and Frisco No. 1522 simmer the night away under the train sheds during a humid late spring evening.

A sight probably never to be seen again with these engines….

A sight probably never to be seen again with these engines. All four were under steam! Cotton Belt #819 – N&W #1218 – UP #844 – Frisco #1522

St. Louis, MO

June, 1990