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Fall 1983 Issue Overview

In This Issue:
  • Arlington Heights, Illinois . . . An Historic Review - R. J. Moskal
  • Chicago & North Western Gets Heavier Motive Power - Railway Age Gazette 11January1931
  • Motive Power Progress On The Chicago & North Western - Paul Warner
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3006 Front View Photo River Forest Illinois 1938 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNWHS Contributing Members List Fall 1983 - CNWHS Staff
  • CNW Sioux Falls Iowa to Mitchell South Dakota Operations 1983 - George Lloyd
  • CNW Becomes One-Half Owner of Powder River Basin Coal Right of Way 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Issues $75 Million in Mortgage Bonds to Fund Powder River Basin Right of Way 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Proposal to Acquire CMStP&P [ Milwaukee Road ] RY Company Through Reorganization Proceedings Accepted by ICC but Opposed by State & Local Governments 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • Mid-Continent Historical Society & RR Museum [ CNW ] Locomotive Class R-1 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #1385 Completes Successful Excursion Season 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Proposed Excursion Schedule for Mid-Continent Locomotive Class R-1 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #1385 for the year 1984 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Donates 2 Passenger Cars [ #440 & #8903 ] to Mid-Continent Historical Society and Railroad Museum 1983 - Railway Gazette of Mid-Continent Historical Society & Railroad Museum
  • Regional Transportation Authority [ RTA ] Undergoes Re-organization 1983 - Mark Lluanza
  • CNW Announces Timetable for Demolition of Chicago Passenger Terminal 1983 - Chicago Tribune Newspaper
  • CNW Reports $33.8 Profit for 1983 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Institutes Operating Changes for 1983 - The Mixed Train
  • CNW Activates Stored Locomotives 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Locomotives EMD F7A #402 & #403 Photo Leading Excursion Train Janesville Wisconsin 1983 - Bob Baker photo
  • Golden Arrow Line to Operate Excursion Runs Between South Beloit and Harvard Illinois 09 & 10 June 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Effects Changes on the Kansas City Route 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Adds Trains Between Proviso and Janesville 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Initiates Unit Coal Train Operations Carlinville Illinois to Coffeen Illinois 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW - Grand Trunk Western RR Coke Train Operations Cease Autumn of 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW to Move Taconite Ore Trains Itasca Wisconsin to Elgin Joliet & Eastern RR @ Upton Illinois 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • American President Lines Re-equipping Container Trains to Total Three Consists 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • American President Lines Re-equipping Container Trains to Total Three Consists 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW to Build Commuter Passenger Cars for Regional Transit Authority 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Acquires AMTRAK Coach #4893 to Convert to a Theater Car 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Rail Detector Car Budd RDC #430 to Receive New Prime Mover 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • Boone Railroad Historical Society Bids to Acquire 11 Miles of Former CNW Right of Way 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Abandoned Elgin - Oakdale Illinois Right of Way Dismantled 1983 - The Mixed Train
  • CNW Leases Locomotives to Iowa Northern RR 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Former Right of Way Blair to Onida South Dakota to be Rehabilitated by Dakota Regional Railroad Authority 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Takes Delivery of 48-foot Long Highway Vans 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Wood Street [Chicago] Received 2 New Piggybackers 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Orders 25 Bi-level & 75 Tri-level Automobile Rack Cars due to Increase in Automobile Movements1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Clinton Car Shop Recalls 40 Employees 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Rehabilitation of Clyman Subdivision of the Wisconsin Division Completed November 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Moved Ballast Trains from Rock Springs Wisconsin Quarry May through December 1983 - Mark Lluanza
  • Toledo Peoria & Western RR Sells Alco Locomotive RS-11 #401 to B&K Engineering of Addison Illinois 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Depot Spared from Demolition Waunakee Wisconsin 1983 - Waunakee Historical Society
  • CNW Removes Rails and Ties on Clintonville to New London [Ashland Division] RIght of Way 1983 - Steve Bauer
  • CNW Removes Rails and Ties on Antigo to Monico [Ashland Division] Right of Way 1983 - Steve Bauer
  • CNW Locomotive Alco RS3/11 #4250 Removed from Service Appleton Wisconsin 1983 - Steve Bauer
  • CNW Enginehouse Demolished Appleton Wisconsin September 1983 - Steve Bauer
  • CNW Depot Closes Watertown South Dakota 1983 - Bob Larson / Steve Friezen
  • CNW Abandons ex-CGW Oelwein Iowa to Randolph Minnesota Right of Way 1981 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • Hayfield Northern RR Seeks to Acquire ex-CGW Right of Way Oelwein Iowa to Randolph Minnesota 1983 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Authorized to Abandon ex-CGW Right of Way M. P. 10.9 [Maywood] to M. P. 12.9 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Authorized to Discontinue Service M. P. 13.3 to M. P. 13.9 Bellwood Illinois 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Files to Abandon 44 Miles of ex-CGW Right of Way Marshalltown to Bondurant Iowa 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW to Abandon the 1 Mile-long Remnant of the Geneva to St Charles Illinois Right of Way 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Receives Protests at Attempt to Abandon 9.0 Miles of Gladbrook to Conrad Iowa Right of Way 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Requests Authority to Abandon M&StL Yard in Fort Dodge Iowa 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Acquires 13.08 Miles of Right of Way Jeferson to Herndon Iowa 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • BN RR Seeks to Abandon Trackage Rights Agreements w/ CNW in 2 Locations 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • Lac Qui Parle Regional RR Acquires 36 Miles of ex-CNW Right of Way Hanley Falls to Madison Minnesota 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Seeks Authority to Abandon 164.5 Mile Long Pierre to Rapid City South Dakota P.R.C. Subdivision 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • Soo Line to Switch Papermills in Kimberly Wisconsin 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Merges w/ Des Moines & Central Iowa RR 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Merges w/ Fort Dodge Des Moines & Central Iowa RR 1983 - Michael W. Blaszak
  • CNW Steam Locomotive Photo Essay - Paul T. Warner
  • Galena & Chicago Union RR Locomotive 4-2-0 "Pioneer" Photo 1983 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • Galena & Chicago Union RR Rock River Bridge Construction Photo Rockford Illinois 1969 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • Galena & Chicago Union RR Locomotive 4-2-0 "Pioneer" @ Roundhouse West Chicago 1971 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive CNW-Built 4-4-0 American Standard #185 "Chippewa" Photo Belle Plaine Iowa No Date - A. W. Johnson collection
  • CNW Locomotive BLW 4-4-0 American Standard #206 "Crawford" Builder's Photo 1867 - BLW photo / A. W. Johnson collection
  • CNW Locomotive CNW-Built Class A-4 4-4-0 American Standard #174 Photo Chicago 1884 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class D-7 0-4-0 Switcher #430 Photo Dixon Illinois No Date - A. W. Johnson collection
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class K-3 0-6-0 Switcher #58 Builder's Photo No Date - Alco Locomotive Works photo
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class D-13 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #820 Builder's Photo 1892 - BLW photo / Robert A. Janz collection
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class D-14 4-4-0 American Standard #821 Builder's Photo - BLW photo / Robert A. Janz collection
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class C 4-4-0 American Standard #219 Builder's Photo 1899 - Alco Photo / Robert A. Janz collection
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class A 4-4-0 American Standard #208 Builder's Photo 1899 - Alco Historic Photos / Robert A. Janz collection
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class A 4-4-0 American Standard #7 Photo Green Bay Wisconsin 1905 - J. Foster Adams / Mid-Continent Historical Society & Railroad Museum collection / Wisconsin Historical Society
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class C 4-4-0 American Standard #218 Photo Aurora Illinois 1926 - Alco Photo / Robert A. Janz collection
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class D 4-4-2 Atlantic #1015 Builder's Photo 1900 - Alco Locomotive Works photo
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class D 4-4-2 Atlantic #125 Builder's Photo 1908 - Alco Locomotive Works photo
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class D 4-4-2 Atlantic #1299 Photo Chicago 1935 - D. W. Yungmeyer photo
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class R 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #325 Builder's Photo 1899 - BLW photo / Robert A. Janz collection
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class R-1 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #936 Builder's Photo 1907 - BLW photo / John S. Kamacher collection
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class R-1 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #926 Builder's Photo 1908 - Alco photo / Robert A. Janz collection
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class M 0-6-0 Switcher #329 Photo Rockford Illinois 1931 - C. M. Medin photo
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class Z 2-8-0 Consolidation #1701 Photo Leading Hopper Cars No Location 1910 - 1920 - A. W. Johnson collection
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class M-1 0-6-0 Switcher Photo Madison Wisconsin 1939 - No Citation
  • CNW Locomotive Dunkirk Class M-2 0-6-0 Switcher #2131 Builder's Photo 1923 - Alco Locomotive Works photo
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class M-3 0-6-0 Switcher #2611 Photo Evanston Illinois 1934 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNW Locomotive Richmond Class M-4 0-8-0 Switcher #2638 Photo Chicago 1935 - D. W. Yungmeyer photo
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1521 Photo Appleton Wisconsin 1930 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class L 4-6-2 Pacific #968 Photo Chicago 1931 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNW Locomotive Dunkirk Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #1653 Photo Chicago No Date - No Citation
  • CNW Locomotive Alco Class E-1 4-6-2 Pacific #2219 Photo Chicago 1931 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNW Locomotive Schnectady Class E-2 4-6-2 Pacific #2903 Photo Chicago 1923? - Robert J. Foster photo
  • CNW Locomotive Richmond Class J 2-8-2 Mikado #2509 Photo Proviso Illinois 1937 - No Citation
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class J 2-8-2 Mikado #2301 Builder's Photo 1913 - American Locomotive Company photo
  • CNW Locomotive Dunkirk Class 4 2-8-4 Berkshire #2812 Photo Benld Illinois 1937 - Robert J. Foster photo
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3001 Photo Clinton Iowa 1930 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3204 Photo Chicago 1935 - D. W. Yungmeyer photo
  • CNWHS Membership Roster as of 25November1983 - CNWHS Staff
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3002 Photo West Chicago 1930 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3008 Photo Chicago 1929 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNW Passenger Terminal Train Shed Interior Photo Chicago No Date - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3027 Photo Leading Manifest Freight Elmhurst Illinois 1935 - A. W. Johnson photo
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3014 Photo Geneva Illinois 1931 - W. C. Toepper photo
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern Speed Governor Photo No Date - No Citation
  • CNW Proviso Yard Aerial Photo No Date - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive Service Facility Proviso Illinois No Date - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Roundhouse Photo from Turntable Proviso Illinois 1934 - Robert A. Janz photo
  • CNW Locomotive Schenectady Class Z 2-8-0 Consolidation #1821 Photo Chicago No Date - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Photo Essay - Railway Age Gazette 11January1931
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3006 Front Quarter View Photo Chicago 1929 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3006 Rear Quarter View Photo Chicago 1929 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Locomotive BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern #3006 Cab Interior View Photo Chicago 1929 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Chart of Principal Dimensions for BLW Class H 4-8-4 Northern Locomotives - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • Union Hotel Photo Arlington Heights Illinois 1960's - R. J. Moskal collection
  • CNW Wisconsin Division TimeTable #193 1898 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Depot Photo Arlington Heights Illinois 1894 - R. J. Moskal collection
  • CNW Milk Pick-up Station Arlington Heights Illinois 1895 - R. J. Moskal collection
  • CNW Depot Photo Trackside View Arlington Heights Illinois 1894 - R. J. Moskal collection
  • CNW Depot Photo Arlington Heights Illinois No Date - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Depot Photo Arlington Heights Illinois 1950 - R. J. Moskal photo
  • Illinois & Wisconsin Ry Track Plan Map Arlington Heights Illinois 1854 - John L. Hodson designer
  • CNW Track Plan Map Arlington Heights Illinois 1930 - John L. Hodson designer
  • CNW Track Plan Map Arlington Heights Illinois 1890 - John L. Hodson designer
  • Ask Me About Numbers One and Two! - Vaughn R. Ward
  • M&StL Locomotive EMD GP9? #603 Photo Cedar Lake Minnesota 1959 - The Express - M&StL RR Employee Magazine



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