RailPictures.Net Photo: LIRR222 Long Island Railroad Alco C420 at Jamaica, New York by Paul F. De Luca
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Long Island Railroad (more..)
Alco C420 (more..)
Jamaica, New York, USA (more..)
December 28, 1979
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LIRR222 (more..)
Paul F. De Luca (more..)
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One half of LIRR's L2 class C420's (222-229) rest at Holban Yard awaiting their next freight train assignment. Bumped by GP38-2's from most passenger runs in 1976, 22 of the C420's were retired, and only the 8 units with hi-aid trucks were kept. These units are still set up, as built in 1968, for long hood forward operation.
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