Most probably the Golden State. A Roger Puta Photograph
WEATHERFORD OK Sept 19 1976 -- Rock Island GP7R 4432 leads a Central Oklahoma Railfan Club fan trip. The train is sitting in Weatherford while the crew and fans have lunch at a local restaurant. T... (more)
EAST OF WEATHERFORD OK Sept 19 1976 -- Rock Island GP7R 4432 crosses over East Main Street just before going under Interstate 40 east of Weatherford OK. The Central Oklahoma Railfan Club fan trip ... (more)
HYDRO OK April 19 1976 -- Oklahoma State Representative and Rock Island Engineer Jim Townsend is at the controls of CRIP 4432 GP7R as it sways while powering a Central Oklahoma Railfan Club fan tr... (more)
El RENO OK September 19 1976 -- The Central Oklahoma Railfan Club operated a fan trip West out of El Reno to Clinton and return. Here, CRIP GP7R 4432 prepares to depart the El Reno station with fa... (more)
EL RENO OK Jan 2 1978 -- With shut down of the Rock Island looming GP40 357 awaits its fate while tied down at the shops.
"The Pride Of Armourdale" rests between assignments at the Armourdale, KS service track.
KANSAS CITY KS Sept 29 1979 -- Rock Island SW! 538 has seen better days much like its parent road. Complete shutdown of the Rock was only months away as this little switcher awaits its fate at Arm... (more)
KANSAS CITY KS Sept 29 1979 -- Rock Island SW1500 946 makes its way around Kansas City only months before total shutdown of the line.
Westbound #5, the Rock Island Quad Cities Rocket, pulls into Joliet Union Station with two coaches and a very dirty E unit on the point.
WB Rock Island Train on the main at Blue Island
639 waits at Blue Island engine terminal.
653 waits at Blue Island Round House with a mate.
Westbound waits to double to its train.
Passenger E's wait at the Blue Island Engine Terminal