Train no. 51, "Empire state Express"

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Identifier

NG506040

Title

Train no. 51, "Empire state Express"

Subject

Diesel Passenger Train

Description

The regular "Empire State Express" passes thru Canastota about fifteen minutes after the advance edition makes its scheduled stop. Here she is, fifteen stainless steel cars behind a 4000-horsepower Electro-Motive diesel, gliding along the straightaway west of town at close to the limit of 80 m.p.h. This train, no.51, is split at Buffalo, one section going on to Cleveland and the other to Detroit.

Creator

Jeremy Taylor

Contributor

Jeremy Taylor

Format

2-1/4x3-1/4 neg

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Negative Number

56

Class-Lot

DPA-1c, DPB-1c

Road Number

#4027, #4111

Location

Canastota, NY

Notes

See NG506040a

Citation

Jeremy Taylor, “Train no. 51, "Empire state Express",” New York Central System Historical Society, accessed July 20, 2024, https://nycshs.omeka.net/items/show/86332.

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