CB&Q U25B 103         
CB&Q U25B 103 westbound at Naperville, Illinois, March 21, 1966, photo by Chuck Zeiler. Built in September 1964 (c/n 35197), it became BN 5427 and was retired in July 1981. It is seen here heading a westbound freight, trailing is a GP30, GP35, and two D&RGW GP30's. At the time of the photo, the CB&Q had run-through arrangements with a few railroads, the Rio Grande being one. The Burlington also had run-through arrangements with the UP and the NYC, and later, the PC. However, when the Q found one of its shiny new GE locomotives in MOW service on the PC, that arrangement was quickly terminated.
Date: 3/21/1966 Location: Naperville, IL   Map Show Naperville on a rail map Views: 371 Collection Of:   Chuck Zeiler
Locomotives: CBQ 103(U25B)    Author:  Chuck Zeiler
CB&Q U25B 103
Picture Categories: Roster This picture is part of album:  CB&Q Freight Diesels
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