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Owner: Erie Railroad
Model:Alco FA1Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
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Notes:ERIE Railroad Alco FA1 725
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The Railroad of Firsts
Title:  The Railroad of Firsts
Description:  1952 RR Publication full page advertisement caption included: Through a hundred years of progress the Erie has scored notable “firsts.” It was the first long-distance railroad. First to use telegraph in its operations. First to link the Atlantic seaboard with the Great Lakes. First to transport California fresh fruit to the New York market… and one of the first railroads to engage in major dieselization. Today 172 Alco-GE diesel-electrics – largest fleet of any builder – are helping this great railroad to win traffic back to the rails.
Photo Date:  1/1/1952  Upload Date: 4/10/2017 5:06:39 AM
Location:  Unknown, NY
Author:  Alan Page
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ERIE 725(FA1)
Views:  612   Comments: 0


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