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L&N Knoxville Station [LN Photo Archives]

ln_04.jpg: Knoxville, TN, Nov 1970

From Clinch Ave. viaduct, I could see cars dozing under the autumn sun at the Louisville & Nashville Railroad station in Knoxville, TN.

Page 57 of the Morning Sun "SOUTHERN RAILWAY THROUGH PASSENGER SERVICE in color" has a night scene photo.


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L&N RS3 #145 [LN Photo Archives]

ln_03.jpg: Cumberland KY, spring, 1971

At the crossing deep in the Appalachian Mountains, met a coal drag with L&N RS3 #145, one of the 122 RS3s L&N owned. #145 was built in 1954.

photo of #145 found at Fallenflag site;

ALCO RS3 was built between 1950 and 1956 with 1600hp prime mover. 1265 units were sold in United States.

"Appalachian Railroad Modeling" web site has many photos of L&N in the Appalachian Mountains.

"Appalachian Railroad Modeling" web site;

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LN E6A #770 [LN Photo Archives]

ln_770_02.jpg: Louisville, KY. Spring, 1971

At the Kentucky Railway Museum in Louisville, found this preserved locomotive .
This is LN E6A #770, one of the only two EMD E6s survive. LN #770 was built in 1942 and retired in 1968.
The locomotive and the museum was moved to nearby New Haven, KY in 1990.

EMD E6 was built between 1939 and 1942 with 2000hp prime movers. 92 units were sold in United States.

This photo was first appeared in my "streamline" column.

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