Sunday, January 19, 2014

New York Central

The New York Central Railroad, known simply as the New York Central in its publicity, was a railroad operating in the Northeastern United States. Headquartered in New York, the railroad served most of the Northeast, plus additional trackage in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. Its primary connections included Chicago and Boston.

New York Central EMD E7 - Englewood Station, Illinois, June 07, 1962 - One of NYC's first E7 units is paired with an E7B on the MICHIGAN inbound to Chicago.

New York Central observation car - Englewood Station, Illinois, June 07, 1962 - The observation car Hickory Creek brings up the rear of New York Central's renowned 20th CENTURY LIMITED as it pauses in Englewood. Passengers are already being served their drinks in the lounge.

New York Central EMD E8 - Englewood Station, Illinois, June 07, 1962 - New York Central's last E8 unit is paired with another black one on the front of the combined PACEMAKER / NEW ENGLAND STATES as it slows for Englewood station.

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Thank you Bob!

1 comment:

Matt Hunter Ross said...

So beautiful. Wish I could buy a ticket.