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Owner: Chicago Burlington & Quincy
Model:EMD F3ABuilt As:CBQ 121A (F3A)
Serial Number:4465Order No:E790-A
Frame Number:Built:11/1947
Notes:blt 11/1947, sfs 5/1965
Other locos with this serial:  CBQ 121A(F3A) CBQ 121(F3A)
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CB&Q F3 121A
Title:  CB&Q F3 121A
Description:  CB&Q F3 121A east of Eola, Illinois on Sunday October 11, 1964, photo by Chuck Zeiler. This locomotive was built during November 1947 (c/n 4465) on EMD Order E790A and was sold for scrap in May 1965 to Precision Engineering. This image is a result of my having missed the eastbound Dinky (commuter train) in Aurora, and the next Dinky was two hours later. Heck, I could walk home (to Naperville, 10 miles east) in two hours, and that's what I did. I shot photos along the way, and this location is about a half mile east of the EJ&E overpass in Eola. As it turned out, the next Dinky beat me to Naperville, but not by much.
Photo Date:  10/11/1964  Upload Date: 3/12/2008 4:50:12 PM
Location:  Eola, IL
Author:  Chuck Zeiler
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  CBQ 121A(F3A)
Views:  1138   Comments: 5
CB&Q F3 121A
Title:  CB&Q F3 121A
Description:  Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad F3 121A at Clyde, Illinois on a rainy November 15, 1964, Ektachrome by Chuck Zeiler.
Photo Date:  11/15/1964  Upload Date: 11/12/2015 2:08:42 PM
Location:  Clyde (subdivision), IL
Author:  Chuck Zeiler
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  CBQ 121A(F3A)
Views:  199   Comments: 0


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