Larry Gustina's Chicago Line action

Larry Gustina spent a lot of time shooting Conrail's Chicago Line in upstate New York during the mid 1990s, and has graciously contributed his collection of Conrail prints to be scanned and posted here.

CN 5326 on the Chicago Line

CN 5326 is seen leading a train on the Chicago Line in upstate New York

CN 5336 Minoa, NY

CN 5336 is seen leading Conrail C30-7A 6575 and a pair of other blue units past the west end of DeWitt Yard at Minoa, NY

CR 1914 at Depew, NY

Conrail B23-7 1914 is leading a westbound freight out of the Buffalo Terminal while passengers start to gather on the platform of the Depew Amtrak station

CR 1942 at Minoa, NY

Conrail B23-7 1942 is seen working DeWitt Yard at Minoa, NY

CR 1948 at Minoa, NY

Conrail B23-7 1948 is seen at the east end of DeWitt Yard at Minoa, NY

CR 3264 on the Chicago Line

In an odd-couple pairing, Conrail GP40 3264 is seen on the Chicago Line in upstate New York along with C40-8W 6155.

CR 3292 on the Chicago Line

Conrail GP40-2 3292 is seen leading a stack train on the Chicago Line in upstate New York

CR 3361 at Dunkirk, NY

Conrail GP40-2 3361 is leading a westbound TV train at Dunkirk, NY

CR 3371 at Depew, NY.jpg

Conrail GP40-2 3371 is seen leading a pair of other Geeps on an eastbound stack train at the Amtrak station in Depew, NY

CR 3371 at Derby, NY

Conrail GP40-2 3371 is seen trailing on an eastbound TV train at Derby, NY

CR 3381 at Fox Ridge, NY

Conrail GP40-2 3381 is seen leading a westbound stack train across Montezuma Swamp near Fox Ridge, NY

CR 5041 at Depew, NY

Conrail B36-7 5041 is looking rather-weather beaten as she leads an eastbound stack train past the Amtrak station at Depew, NY on a cold winter day.

CR 5046 at Depew, NY

Conrail B36-7 5046 is seen leading a westbound freight into the Buffalo Terminal at Depew, NY's Amtrak station

CR 5066 at Fox Ridge, NY

Conrail B40-8 5066 is seen leading a westbound TV train across Montezuma Swamp near Fox Ridge, NY

CR 5505 at Depew, NY

Conrail SD60M 5505 is seen leading an eastbound stack train past the Amtrak station at Depew, NY. Notice how some of the waiting passengers are sitting in the right-of-way...these people would probably sue Amtrak for not providing enough benches, and Conrail for having the nerve to operate a train on that track had they been struck by something...

CR 5514 on the Chicago Line

Conrail SD60M 5514 is seen leading a train on the Chicago Line in upstate New York

CR 6000 at Fox Ridge, NY

The class unit of Conrail's C39-8 fleet, 6000, leads an eastbound freight across Montezuma Swamp near Fox Ridge, NY

CR 6010 at Derby, NY

Conrail C39-8 6010 is seen trailing on an eastbound at Derby, NY

CR 6132 crossing the Seneca River

Conrail C40-8W 6132 is seen leading an eastbound train across the Seneca River near Fox Ridge, NY

CR 6139 at Syracuse, NY

Conrail C40-8W 6139 is seen leading an eastbound freight past the old East Syracuse Amtrak station

CR 6142 on the Chicago Line

Conrail C40-8W 6142 is seen leading a coal train on the Chicago Line in upstate New York

CR 6229 at Depew, NY

Conrail C40-8W 6229 is seen leading a westbound freight into the Buffalo Terminal at Depew, NY

CR 6316 on the Chicago Line

Conrail SD40 6316 is seen leading a stack train on the Chicago Line in upstate New York

CR 6506 at Depew, NY

Conrail SD40-2 6506 is seen leading an eastbound hot merchandise freight (note the TOFC cars on the head end) past the Amtrak station at Depew, NY

CR 6587 on the Chicago Line

Conrail C30-7A 6587 is seen leading a stack train on the Chicago Line in upstate New York

CR 6612 at Fox Ridge, NY

Conrail C32-8 6612 is seen leading a westbound UPS train across Montezuma Swamp near Fox Ridge, NY in the early 1990s. Note the 2 different numberboard styles.

CR 6764 at Fox Ridge, NY

Conrail SD50 6764 is seen leading a westbound stack train across Montezuma Swamp at Fox Ridge, NY in the early 1990s.

CR 6768 at Fox Ridge, NY

Conrail SD50 6768 is seen leading an eastbound freight across Montezuma Swamp near Fox Ridge, NY

CR 6768 at Fox Ridge, NY

Conrail SD50 6768 is seen leading an eastbound freight across Montezuma Swamp near Fox Ridge, NY

CR 6800 on the Chicago Line

Conrail SD50 6800 is seen leading a freight on the Chicago Line in upstate New York.

CR 6802 on the Chicago Line

Conrail SD50 6802 is seen leading a mixed freight on the Chicago Line in upstate New York

CR 6820 on the Chicago Line

Conrail SD50 6820 is seen leading a stack train on the Chicago Line in upstate New York.

CR 6861 at Syracuse, NY

Conrail SD60 6861 is seen leading a westbound freight past the old Syracuse Amtrak station.

CR 6993 at Minoa, NY

Conrail SD40-2R 6993 is trailing on a westbound auto parts train as it leaves the west end of DeWitt Yard at Minoa, NY

CR 7527 at Depew, NY

Conrail GP10 7527 is seen trailing a B23-7 and another GP10 on a westbound freight at Depew, NY

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