Surviving C-420's

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Post by wess » Thu Apr 01, 2004 11:11 pm

can we extend this inquiry to operable C424,s and 425,s?

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Post by thebigham » Mon May 26, 2008 8:26 pm

I want to bump up this thread because it has some good info.

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Post by scottychaos » Mon May 26, 2008 8:40 pm

wess wrote:can we extend this inquiry to operable C424,s and 425,s?
I would just start a new thread for each model.

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Re: Surviving C-420's

Post by Bartman-tn » Tue Sep 23, 2008 1:46 pm

Ex-L&N C-420 #1315 is now at the Southern Appalachia Railway Museum and has just been restored to the old grey with yellow paint.

It operated for the first time as such on Sunday, September 21, 2008.


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Re: Surviving C-420's

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Post by MR77100 » Fri Dec 31, 2010 12:15 am

Here is a rare video of a C420 in Indiana:
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Re: Surviving C-420's

Post by thebigham » Tue Jul 31, 2012 11:41 pm

Here's the Apache info:

L&N C-420 1305 Apache Railway 81 AZ R A 06/64 84798 I
Monon C-420 516 Apache Railway 83 AZ L&N 1333 R A 08/67 3490-10 II
N&W C-420 415 Apache Railway 84 AZ R A Chop-nose 12/64 3397-03 I
Tennessee Central C-420 401 Apache Railway 82 AZ L&N 1316 R A 01/66 3438-01 II

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Re: Surviving C-420's

Post by thebigham » Tue Jul 31, 2012 11:44 pm

FRom the original roster, this unit has ben scrapped:

LIRR C-420 208 Lake States Railway 976 MI R A Chop-nose 02/64 84779 I

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Re: Surviving C-420's

Post by thebigham » Tue Jul 31, 2012 11:49 pm

From the original roster, this unit has been scrapped:

LIRR C-420 207 Little Rock & Western 101 AR Erie Western R A Chop-nose 02/64 84729 I

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Re: Surviving C-420's

Post by trainspot » Wed Aug 01, 2012 3:17 pm

LIRR 211 (VLIX, R&S 41) was being stripped of some parts for LV 414, which just returned to service recently.

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Re: Surviving C-420's

Post by Alcoman » Fri Aug 03, 2012 8:34 pm

There is one that does not appear on these lists....

Northampton Development in Pa has X-DL 334.

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Re: Surviving C-420's

Post by thebigham » Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:43 am

This one is headed to the DL at Scranton:

Erie Mining C-420 602 Ed Bowers 7222 Erie Mining 7222, LTV Mining 7222 D 12/65 3437-03 II

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DL 7222 in Erie Mining Paint will be departing Partridge yard on the CN out side Marquette Michigan tonight bound for the doc himself at Scranton.

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