Florida East Coast E units were numbered 10XX. I do not think this was a
Florida East Coast engine as the number boards are different for one thing
and there are probably other reasons as well.
Moderator: Robert Paniagua
DrawbarFlats wrote:I waited around for ya a few days ago to give ya the heads up but got a quit instead.Lucky...
DrawbarFlats wrote:Anyway the loco is ex MREX, E8-A, EMD Ser # 11494, Blt 7/50, ex C&NW # 5022.Thaks Drawbar... I have people in Europe asking me about this engine, but now I can tell them.
DrawbarFlats wrote:This loco was stored down an industry lead at La Mirada for years. Even made a trip to Fullerton Railroad Days a few years back.Hm... I never worked much at La Mirada, so I wouldn't know, but now I do remember seeing something down the lead off of main a few years a go.
DrawbarFlats wrote:I see you got your pics as well!! Nice photo's.Thanks! I wish I had a cab key so I could get some cab shots.
DrawbarFlats wrote:Did ya see the SOO Line unit as well?You bet I did...
Great visitor for a change, huh?