RailPictures.Net Photo: SOU 4501 Southern Railway Steam 2-8-2 at Chicago, Illinois by Sam Beck collection
 
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Southern Railway (more..)
Steam 2-8-2 (more..)
21st Street Interlocking (more..)
Chicago, Illinois, USA (more..)
July 04, 1973
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SOU 4501 (more..)
Unknown
Sam Beck collection (more..)
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Southern Railway 4501 has departed Dearborn Station and is about to pound the diamonds at 21st Street Interlocking as it heads south along the C&WI toward Indiana with The Independence Limited. At one time this junction had 26 diamonds and featured over 100 trains a day as the IC, Santa Fe, GM&O, and C&WI crossed the Pennsy mains. Note the Santa Fe's coach yard and engine facility in the background which includes a Fairbanks Morse switch and warbonnet F units. Tom Golden photo.
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