Headed for the racetrack         
A train headed out the former Q to Quincy gets a roll on as it accelerates out of Union Station behind a then new F 40. There must be a turbo issue, as it is spewing an awful lot of smoke for a relatively new unit. It will take the curve at Halstead St, and its off to the smoky races.
Date: 8/15/1978 Location: Chicago Union Station, IL Views: 181 Collection Of:   Tom Beckett
Locomotives: AMTK 282(F40PHR)    Author:  Tom Beckett
Headed for the racetrack
Picture Categories: Passenger,Action This picture is part of album:  Amtrak
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Mike Maskel General NICE SHOT 12/9/2016 10:39:43 AM
Gary Everhart General Hmm, looks like a steamer-wanna-be! 12/11/2016 6:26:42 AM

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