Photo Location Map
Location/Date of Photo
View Larger Map
» Long Island Railroad ( ) more.. » Alco C420 ( ) more..
» ( ) more.. » Jamaica, New York, USA ( ) more.. » December 28, 1979
Locomotive No./Train ID
» LIRR222 ( ) more.. » ( ) more..
» Paul F. De Luca ( ) more.. » · Contact Photographer Photographer Profile
Remarks & Notes
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.
Photo Comments (1)
Views: 2,603 Favorited: 14 Since added on October 17, 2016
Paint Schemes Album created by member Nathan Richters Album Views: 361,972 Not
just heritage schemes, not just commemorative schemes - this album is devoted to some of the world's most interesting paint schemes, past or present.
Exotic Album created by member Nathan Richters Album Views: 378,244 Looking for rare, obscure, or otherwise exotic locomotives? Look here!
Classic Railroading Album created by member Chessiefan2 Album Views: 234,541 Railroading in the 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, basically anything but the 2000s.
EXIF Data for this photo: [ ] What's this?
- Click This image contains EXIF headers to show the data. Here
Photo Copyright © 2016 Paul F. De Luca. All Rights Reserved.
Photo Usage Policy This website Copyright © 2002-2020. All Rights Reserved.