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LeClaireRail area misc. subjects
1970's through 1990's
click here for 1970's thru 1990's --  page #2
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  C&NW-NS coal train  --  10 photos taken in 1983     
During this period power and cabooses were a 50/50 split between both RR's
  Nickel Plate clay hoppers  --  15 photos taken in 1983     
NKP clay service hoppers to Richards Brick still in service 19-plus years after the
Nickel Plate was merged into the Norfolk & Western (NS) 
                                                                                                                                         NKP  WB                       NKP  EB
          -----------  5 photos of unloading area at Richards Brick  ----------
                                               N&W hopper               NKP  EB                          2 photos at Edw. siding
Misc. local subjects --- Various locations
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  #1    C&NW southbound #383 at Wolf St in Edwardsville. (shows upgrade at this point well). 
  #2    Burlington Northern SD40-2 with leased unit at Lindenwood Yard in St.Louis.     
  #3    Westbound freight passing over I-55 in St.Louis after crossing the Mississippi River.     
  #4    BN high nose GP20;  ex-Great Northern power. Lindenwood Yard in St.Louis.
  #5    Gateway Western SW's near the Jefferson Smurfitt plant in Alton, IL.   
  #6    Last train on the former L&M;  picking up rail in March 2001. -- Scott Nauert photo  
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  #7    GM&O southbound freight with SD40's near Springfield, IL.;  late 1970's (??)          
  #8    Paducah rebuilt Geep at Wood River, Il;  early 1990's.              
  #9    Sperry rail car passing the former NKP station in Edwardsville, IL.;  1983.          
            
click thumbnail for local area NS and UP in 2003
click thumbnail for 1970's thru 1990's - page #2
photos of various subjects in other areas
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