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LIRR CPA20-5 #2001 - Long Island RR
Title:  LIRR CPA20-5 #2001 - Long Island RR
Description:  Containing a 2000 hp Fairbanks Morse diesel engine, the original Long Island diesels sported a 3-D like number treatment. Unknown photographer.
Photo Date:  8/27/1950  Upload Date: 4/2/2014 5:47:34 PM
Location:  Bethpage, NY
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  LI 2001(CPA20-5)
Views:  660   Comments: 3
"Long Island," Page 30, 1952
Title:  "Long Island," Page 30, 1952
Description:  Here is page five of a five-page article by David P. Morgan entitled "Long Island: Which Plan D'ya Read?" It was published originally in the December 1952 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 30. Photo Caption: "Long Island's first road diesel unit, Fairbanks-Morse 2000-horsepower C-Liner No. 2001, stands inspection at Jamaica, N.Y., before making its maiden run to Montauk on No. 21, the 'Cannonball.'" The photographer is not identified. Engine #2001 is a CPA20-5 built in June of 1950.
Photo Date:  12/1/1952  Upload Date: 3/1/2020 10:35:56 AM
Location:  Jamaica, NY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  LI 2001(CPA20-5)
Views:  53   Comments: 0
LIRR CPA20-5 #2002 - Long Island RR
Title:  LIRR CPA20-5 #2002 - Long Island RR
Description:  The engineer receives his orders from the hoop as he passes by the "Divide" Tower at Hicksville NY. The unit wears the revised paint scheme. Gone are the large 3-D like numbers and replaced with modest numbers and plain paint. Date is approximate. John Krause photo
Photo Date:  9/1/1955  Upload Date: 4/2/2014 5:47:40 PM
Location:  Hicksville, NY
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  LI 2002(CPA20-5)
Views:  398   Comments: 3
Tr #9
Title:  Tr #9
Description:  LIRR Tr 9 from Montauk leaving Babylon with FM CPA20-5 #2003
Photo Date:  7/15/1962  Upload Date: 8/28/2010 10:41:29 PM
Location:  Babylon, NY
Author:  James Gillin
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  LI 2003(CPA20-5)
Views:  1137   Comments: 4
"Long Island," Page 29, 1952
Title:  "Long Island," Page 29, 1952
Description:  Here is page four of a five-page article by David P. Morgan entitled "Long Island: Which Plan D'ya Read?" It was published originally in the December 1952 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 29. Photo Caption: "Long Island dieselization, begun by the Pennsy, has been pushed by trustees. All nonelectric passenger trains, including this Queens-bound run at Mineola, N.Y., are now diesel powered." Photo by John T. Flood. Shown here is LIRR engine #2004, a CPA20-5 built by Fairbanks-Morse in June of 1950 and rated at 2,000 horsepower. Note the combination car!
Photo Date:  12/1/1952  Upload Date: 3/1/2020 10:32:51 AM
Location:  Mineola, NY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Signal,Passenger
Locomotives:  LI 2004(CPA20-5)
Views:  68   Comments: 0
"We Salute the LIRR," Page 43, 1959
Title:  "We Salute the LIRR," Page 43, 1959
Description:  Here is page two of a two-page article entitled "We Salute the Long Island Rail Road on Its 125th Anniversary." It was published originally in the August 1959 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 43. Top Right-Hand Photo Caption: "No. 27, Juniata-built Ten-Wheeler, with 12 passenger cars near Mill Creek [NY] (July 26, 1940)." Shown here is LIRR engine #27, a G-5S built in Juniata during January of 1925. Bottom Left-Hand Photo: Shown here (L to R) are partial views of LIRR engines #2006, and #2005. All are CPA20-5's built by Fairbanks-Morse in 1950.
Photo Date:  8/1/1959  Upload Date: 1/16/2017 11:43:56 PM
Location:  Morris Park, NY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock,Yard,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  LI 320(UNKNOWN) LI 403(UNKNOWN) LIRR 27(4-6-0) LI 2006(CPA20-5) LI 2005(CPA20-5)
Views:  303   Comments: 0
LIRR CPA20-5 #2006 - Long Island RR
Title:  LIRR CPA20-5 #2006 - Long Island RR
Description:  PUlling a string of passenger cars, Long Island #2006 races along in the afternoon sun. John Krause photo
Photo Date:  8/1/1950  Upload Date: 4/2/2014 5:47:45 PM
Location:  Stony Brook, NY
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  LI 2006(CPA20-5)
Views:  373   Comments: 2
"We Salute the LIRR," Page 42, 1959
Title:  "We Salute the LIRR," Page 42, 1959
Description:  Here is page one of a two-page article entitled "We Salute the Long Island Rail Road on Its 125th Anniversary." It was published originally in the August 1959 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 42. Bottom Photo: Shown here (L to R) are LIRR engines #2008, #2007, and #2006. All are CPA20-5's built by Fairbanks-Morse during June of 1950.
Photo Date:  8/1/1959  Upload Date: 1/16/2017 11:40:21 PM
Location:  Morris Park, NY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Winter,Yard,Steam,Wreck,Passenger
Locomotives:  LI 2008(CPA20-5) LI 2007(CPA20-5) LI 2006(CPA20-5)
Views:  280   Comments: 0
LIRR CPA20-5 #2008 - Long Island RR
Title:  LIRR CPA20-5 #2008 - Long Island RR
Description:  The tri-color paint scheme that the Fairbanks Morse unit wore when first delivered is evident in this photo. Date is approximate. No photographer listed.
Photo Date:  7/1/1950  Upload Date: 4/2/2014 5:47:51 PM
Location:  Montauk Station, NY
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  LI 2008(CPA20-5)
Views:  1037   Comments: 4
LIRR CPA20-5 #2008 - Long Island RR
Title:  LIRR CPA20-5 #2008 - Long Island RR
Description:  With a string of 9 coaches and a baggage car, this Fairbanks Morse diesel races past a water standpipe. Date is approximate. John Krause photo
Photo Date:  8/1/1950  Upload Date: 4/2/2014 5:47:57 PM
Location:  Unknown, NY
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  LI 2008(CPA20-5)
Views:  278   Comments: 1
LIRR CPA20-5 #2008 - Long Island RR
Title:  LIRR CPA20-5 #2008 - Long Island RR
Description:  Although the b&w photo doesn't show the bright orange face, this revised paint scheme displays modest sized numbers compared to the large 3-D like ones on the orginial paint scheme. Date is approximate. Unknown photographer.
Photo Date:  12/1/1955  Upload Date: 4/2/2014 5:48:02 PM
Location:  Jamaica, NY
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  LI 2008(CPA20-5)
Views:  654   Comments: 2


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