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CB&Q and PRR diesels in Chicago

By | June 6, 2022

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Burlington Route Railway Express terminal
Burlington Route Railway Express terminal

A Burlington Route switcher prepares to move several baggage-express cars at the Railway Express terminal near Chicago’s Union Station in 1961. In the foreground, a Pennsy switcher moves motive power — two E8As and an E7B — for a train into position at the station.
J. David Ingles photo

One thought on “CB&Q and PRR diesels in Chicago

  1. I assume that the CBQ did some switching for the PRR in Chicago. Did the PRR engine crew have a PRR switcher handle the locomotives into CUS?

    Ed Burns

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