RailPictures.Net Photo: LNW 49 Louisiana & NorthWest EMD FP7 at Gibsland, Louisiana by Douglas G. Walker
 
  Login Sign Up 


Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


View Larger Map
Louisiana & NorthWest (more..)
EMD FP7 (more..)
Unknown
Gibsland, Louisiana, USA (more..)
June 07, 1983
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
LNW 49 (more..)
Unknown
Douglas G. Walker (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
Incorporated in 1889, the Louisiana and North West Railroad operated 62.6-miles of railroad in Arkansas and Louisiana from McNeil, Arkansas, to Gibsland, Louisiana. LNW FP7 49 was acquired in 1976 form the Wellsville Addison & Galeton, who acquired it from GE, to whom it was traded by the Western Pacific. This engine, built in 1950, was originally WP 805A, which saw service on the head-end of the famed California Zephyr between Salt Lake City, UT, and Oakland, CA. This engine would eventually find it's way back to California, where it became part of the collection at the Portola Railroad Museum, which has restored to WP colors and its original number - 805A.
Community Response Photo Comments (0) 
Views: 3,798     Favorited: 14
Since added on March 11, 2014

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
* Views on this page updated in real-time.

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (3)+ Add to Album
Cab Units

Album created by member Nathan Richters
Album Views: 196,014
The best that the Streamlined Era had to offer, brought together in one handy album. Includes EMD, Alco, Baldwin, F-M, and GE - plus a few surprises.
Short Line Legends

Album created by member David H
Album Views: 59,912
All the best in small time railroading!
The Way it Used to Be

Album created by member ckeefer58
Album Views: 235,514
Things change. Railroads are no different. A collection of images showing the railroads as they used to be.
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.



Photo Copyright 2014 Douglas G. Walker. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2019. All Rights Reserved.