My Library - Magazine Articles By J.C. Smith, Jr.

New Haven's EMD FL9's

Magazine:
Railroad Model Craftsman 1972-10
Page:
43
Category:
Locomotives - Diesel
Description:
Although similar to a FP unit, these engines were unique in that they were able to run off of diesel or electric. The electric third rail of the Grand Central Terminal (where steam and diesel exhaust could not be used) required this odd arrangement. Prototype photos and scale drawings accompany this article.