Old 09-27-2006, 11:59 PM   #1
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Hello, does anybody here have or know where I could find some useful info about the early "E" series cab units? I'm talking about the EA's, E1's, E2's, E3's and E4's. I've been looking for some specs but haven't gotten too lucky. I'm looking for some good photo's of them too. If anybody can help, it is much appreciated!
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Have you tried Wikipedia ?
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Old 09-28-2006, 02:07 AM   #3
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Yeah, Wikipedia is good, thank you. But if anyone knows where I could find more, that would be wonderful.

The reason why I'm wanting to know all this, is because I'm researching all the classic streamliner passenger trains of the 1930's to the mid 50's.
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Yeah, Wikipedia is good, thank you. But if anyone knows where I could find more, that would be wonderful.

The reason why I'm wanting to know all this, is because I'm researching all the classic streamliner passenger trains of the 1930's to the mid 50's.
The only remaining E3 left is about 15 miles north of my house. Ill see if I can grab some photos of it for you. Its off ACL.
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Wow, lucky you! Is it just sitting there, or is it on display or something?

I wish I could have seen them in their heyday.
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Wow, lucky you! Is it just sitting there, or is it on display or something?

I wish I could have seen them in their heyday.
Chris,
Its actually operational. NCDOT owns it I believe. It dosent come out of the roundhouse often but it does run. Its displayed inside the NCTM roundhouse. Beautiful locomotive and a BEAST!
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