RailPictures.Net Photo: IC 1497 Illinois Central EMD SW14 at Chicago, Illinois by Kevin The Krazy 1
 
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Illinois Central (more..)
EMD SW14 (more..)
CN Lakefront Line (more..)
Chicago, Illinois, USA (more..)
June 06, 2016
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IC 1497 (more..)
CN R98081 (more..)
Kevin The Krazy 1 (more..)
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What I believe is the last active ex-IC SW14 takes the R98081 local across 99th Street on the old EJ&E Lakefront Line. The train will continue along Calumet Park on the "East Side" of the city to the Port of Chicago less than a mile away. There were a total of 112 SW14s rebuilt from SW7s and SW9s by the Illinois Central at their Paducah Shops between 1978 & 1982. While this may be the lone survivor on the CN, a handful have found new homes at various industries around the country.
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