Owner: Illinois Central Gulf
Model:Rebuilt EMD SW14Built As:IC 9480 (SW9)
Serial Number:16422Order No:4123
Frame Number:4123-16Built:6/1952
Other locos with this serial:  WVSR 1442(SW14) BS 1442(SW14) NREX 1442(SW14) ARCELOR Mittal(SW14) ICG 1442(SW14) ARCELOR 1442(SW14) TLSX 1442(SW14)
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ICG SW14 1442
Title:  ICG SW14 1442
Description:  ICG SW14 1442, Memphis, Tennessee, June 20, 1986, photo by Chuck Zeiler, This locomotive was built as road number 9480 in June 1952 (c/n 16422) on EMD Order 4123. It was renumbered to 480 and in 1980 rebuilt to SW14 1442. On September 15, 1999 it moved on to National Railway Equipment, becoming NREX 1442 and later WVSR 1442. The gentleman on the front is Bill (Wild Bill) Catledge, a.k.a 'Popeye'. They started calling him Popeye possibly because he was ex-Navy.
Photo Date:  6/20/1986  Upload Date: 4/9/2010 8:39:12 AM
Location:  Memphis, TN
Author:  Chuck Zeiler
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ICG 1442(SW14)
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