Illinois Central E9AR 101
|IC 101 was built in September 1953 by EMD (serial number 18319) as an E8A
numbered CB&Q 9977. It became BN 9977 and was modified by
Morrison-Knudsen in December 1974 becoming BN 9904, although owned by
West Suburban Mass Transit District (WSMTD) and leased to BN. Worked
Chicago area suburban trains until July 1992 and was acquired by IC in
February 1995. IC became part of CNR in July 1999. It is rated at 2400
hp with a top speed of 79 mph and rides on A1A-A11A trucks.
IC 101 in train 148 passing Burlington West on Friday, September 17th, 2010.