Nickel Plate 765 steam locomotive putting on a show for guest and passengers during 2018 Joliet Rocket at LaSalle Street Station in Chicago Illinois.
Our ride for the day was inside PRR ( Pennsylvania Railroad ) “Frank Thomson” Parlor car.
The other Pennsylvania Railroad car I’ve taken a ride in twice now is COLONIAL CRAFTS.
Recorded September 15th 2018
2018 Joliet Rocket included these railcars.
PRR “Frank Thomson” Parlor
MILW Baggage #2450
NS “Powhatan Arrow” Coach #29
NS “Powhatan Arrow” Coach #28
NS “New York” Coach #26
261 group’s “Lake Pepin” Coach
MILW “Wisconsin Valley” Lounge
261 group’s “Fox River Valley” Lounge
MILW “Super Dome” Full Dome
WP California Zephyr “Silver Palace” Vista Dome
CB&Q “Stampede Pass” Vista Dome
California Zephyr “Silver Lariat” Vista Dome
CB&Q California Zephyr “Silver Solarium” Dome/Observation
The Joliet Rocket – First class train excursions between Joliet and Chicago – Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society
Nickel Plate Road no. 765 – Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society
Nickel Plate Road no. 765 is a 2-8-4 “Berkshire” type steam locomotive built for the Nickel Plate Road in 1944 by the Lima Locomotive Works in Lima, Ohio.
The Pennsylvania Railroad (reporting mark PRR) (or Pennsylvania Railroad Company and also known as the “Pennsy”) was an American Class I railroad
LaSalle Street Station is a commuter rail terminal at 414 South LaSalle Street in downtown Chicago.