4 September 1999
This Saturday afternoon visit to the Waukegan yard and Waukegan station yielded a variety of Metra and freight equipment, including several C&NW cars and a locomotive.
Harold Kept many of his photos on sites which no longer exist.
|In the yard beside the Waukegan station|
CNW 201766, CNW, Ballast hopper cars, Open hopper cars, MOW cars, Freight cars, CNW CX103, photographed on 4 September 1999 at Waukegan UP locomotive yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD88 digital camera [railfan/1999/09/99904440.jpg] NEW 30 September 1999
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CNW 201766 MK ballast car (DTI 77), maintenance of way series (C&NW series CX103) (CNW 201720-201819, 93 cars owned in this series in June 1995, 1 cars on heavy bad order). [source: Freight Car Situation Report, June 1995, page 16. Courtesy of Chicago and North Western Final Freight Car Roster, The Chicago & North Western Historical Society, Library of Congress catalog card number 98-073877, 1999, page 232.]
Equipment characteristics of CNW 201766: AAR car type M110 (M-O-W, Scale, Passenger, Caboose, and End-of-train information systems), plate type B, tare weight 50,400 pounds, total gross weight allowed 220,000 pounds, load limit 169,600 pounds, external dimensions (length 38' 0", width 10' 2", height 13' 0"), internal dimensions (length 29' 3", width 9' 5", height 10' 0"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]
Railcar fleet details for CNW 201766: Maintenance of Way, Scale, Passenger, Caboose and End-of-Train, Mechanical Designation: MWB; Outside Length: 38 ft 0 in; AAR Car Type Code: M110; Outside Extreme Width: 10 ft 2 in; Inside Length: 29 ft 3 in; Outside Extreme Height: 13 ft 0 in; Inside Width: 9 ft 5 in; Height of Extreme Width: 11 ft 3 in; Inside Height: 10 ft 0 in; Upper Eaves Height: 12 ft 2 in; Upper Eaves Width: 9 ft 9 in; Lower Eaves Height: 11 ft 3 in; Lower Eaves Width: 10 ft 2 in; Plate Clearance: B; Trans. Code: Y; Outlets: 4; Trans Cond Code: A; Lining: U; Draft Gear: 88; Tare Weight: 50,400 lbs. [courtesy of CSXT Railcar Fleet Details, November 1999]
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