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Guess the Railroad #2

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Here it is....

Another old line...



with lots of industry in the cities along its routes...



and wide open plains between them...

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calling this place home.

 

Dan

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Looks like either the IC, or a long shot ... the Chicago, South Shore and South Bend; I think they had some steam propulsion, too.
 

Cardinal

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I wanted to give it some time for more replies, but... yes, it is the Illinois Central. Was it the last picture that gave it away?
 

Tranplanner

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Awww...I missed all the fun again.

btw - if you want to get all technical, it's not the IC anymore - it's CN (Canadian National).
 

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Tranplanner said:
Awww...I missed all the fun again.

btw - if you want to get all technical, it's not the IC anymore - it's CN (Canadian National).
I'll try to post another one tonight.
 
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