St. Louis Car Co.
"The St. Louis Car Co.built three tri-power locomotives(diesel-electric, straight electric, and battery) with two-155hp 6-cyc Buda engines in 1929. IC1000 was rebuilt as a straight electric Hudson Bay Minning & Smelting #100. The other two were sold to Illinois Terminal as 55 & 53.(1)
IC St. Louis Car Co tri-power #11000, blt 1929
Illinois Terminal St. Louis Car Co tri-power demo #51, DecaturShops IL 1954, nee 14182, order 1524 blt 1929
|(1) Marre, Lewis, "Diesel Locomotives: The First 50 Years",Kalmbach Publishing Co. ©1995 ISBN 0-89024-258-5|
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