Owner: Chicago Rock Island & Pacific
Model:GE U28BBuilt As:CRIP 273 (U28B)
Serial Number:36167Order No:1544
Frame Number:Built:12/1966
Other locos with this serial:  CRIP 273(U28B)
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RI 273
Title:  RI 273
Description:  At Tucumcari, New Mexico, midwestern grainger railroad Rock Island interchanged with the Southern Pacific Railroad. Having just swapped power in Tucumcari, this freight is now a Rock Island train, and it departs town behind an anonymous GP35, U33B 287, U28B 276, U33B 294 and U28B 273. This train will head northeast and pass through Dalhart, Texas, a sliver of the Oklahoma panhandle, and Liberal, Kansas on its way to Kansas City on March 26th, 1973.
Photo Date:  3/26/1973  Upload Date: 5/29/2015 11:44:36 AM
Location:  Tucumcari, NM
Author:  Leo J. Munson
Locomotives:  CRIP 273(U28B) CRIP 294(U33B) CRIP 276(U28B) CRIP 287(U33B)
Views:  607   Comments: 1
Rock Island Transfer
Title:  Rock Island Transfer
Description:  Here comes a transfer to BN or Soo at Daytons Bluff yard
Photo Date:  12/29/1979  Upload Date: 7/9/2016 11:06:02 AM
Location:  St. Paul, MN
Author:  Tom Dethmers
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  CRIP 273(U28B)
Views:  161   Comments: 0

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