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B&O 50, McCook, IL, EMD, September, 1972, Electro-Motive Corp. (EMC preceded EMD) model AA (1,800-hp Class DP-1) passenger locomotive. A very historic diesel locomotive, the first passenger road locomotive not articulated to its train. Placed in Royal Blue service (Jersey City - Washington DC.) on 8/22/35, it was transferred to Abraham Lincoln service (Chicago - St. Louis) on B&O subsidiary Alton in 4/36. Following the B&O-Alton breakup, Alton bought it in 5/43. Following WWII, it became GM&O #1200 and served in local freight service and on the Joliet commuter train. It was retired in 1956