RailPictures.Net Photo: CNW 8650 Chicago & North Western Railroad GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW) at Coal Fields, Wyoming by Steve Ellis
 
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» Chicago & North Western Railroad (more..)
» GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW) (more..)
» Coal Fields 
» Coal Fields, Wyoming, USA (more..)
» June, 1994
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» CNW 8650 (more..)
» Unknown (more..)
» Steve Ellis (more..)
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When Chicago & North Western placed their order for C44-9W's. They decided to save a little money by ordering them without air conditioning. So soon as the temperatures got warm in the coal Fields. The crews would open the front doors to get a little ventilation in the cab. I was hard to find one with the door closed. They did have a blower fan, that was extremely noisy. We had a crew invite us up in the cab. The gave us a demonstration of the fan. We agreed leaving the doors open was the best option.
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