RailPictures.Net Photo: CNW 54 Chicago & North Western Railroad Alco RS-2 at Huron, South Dakota by Bill Edgar
 
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Chicago & North Western Railroad (more..)
Alco RS-2 (more..)
Downtown Huron. (more..)
Huron, South Dakota, USA (more..)
October, 1980
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CNW 54 (more..)
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CNW 54, formerly Chicago Great Western, RS-2 idles in Huron , SD in early October 1980. At this time, the no. 54 was the last RS-2 active on CNW, assigned to Huron which was headquarters for most Alco power on the railroad. Green Bay was also a center for Alco power, with larger C628s assigned north of there in iron ore service. They replaced aging FM H16-66 "Baby Train Masters" in the mid-1970s.
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