The Long  Island Rail Road C Liners:
Fairbanks-Morse CPA-20-5, CPA-24-5
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LIRR #2008 FM CPA-20-5 "Tichy" scheme
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LIRR #2001 FM CPA-20-5 "Goodfellow" scheme

Graphics by: Will Anderson's Train Art 

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Fairbanks-Morse C-liner Ad - Saturday Evening Post 11/185/1950
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FM CPA24-5  Demonstrator #4802  - Huntington  6/04/1950 Photo: Gary Everhart

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FM C Liner close-up of cab, LIRR logo, 
Engineer c. 1954  Archive: Dave Keller

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LIRR #2003 at Morris Park Shops 9/27/55
Archive: Dave Keller

Fairbanks-Morse CPA-20-5
Numbers           Built                    Serial               Heritage           Class
2001-2008   6/08/1950    21L331-21L338            New          FP-20SC
(F=Fairbanks Morse, P= Passenger, 20=2000HP, S= Steam Generator, C= Speed Control)
All had 5 axles. A-A, A-1-A configuration 3 chime Nathan-Air chime M3R1 on top of cab.

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LIRR #2001 eastbound passing "B" Tower Bethpage 8-27-50 
Archive: Gary Everhart 

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LIRR #2001 Tichy scheme - Morris Park Shops 
Note: Possible newly arrived unit 6/08/1950 photo

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LIRR #2002 receiving orders eastbound on Port Jefferson Branch 
at DIVIDE Tower c.1957 (John Krause-Gary Everhart)
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LIRR #2003 westbound at NASSAU Tower 1/1955 Photo/Archive: Art Huneke
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LIRR #2003 eastbound at NASSAU Tower 1/1955 Photo/Archive: Art Huneke
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LIRR #2004 westbound MP36 Deer Park Ave., Babylon 1963 Photo/Archive: Art Huneke
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LIRR #2006 on steel trestle Port Jefferson branch c.1950+ 
(John Krause-Gary Everhart)

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LIRR #2008 at Montauk c.1950+ 
Archive: Gary Everhart
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LIRR #2006 FM-CPA20-5 westbound at 
Port Jefferson Station view NE c.1963
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LIRR #2006 FM-CPA20-5 Morris Park shops c.1955
Archive: Joseph Bacchi
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LIRR #2007 FM-CPA20-5 Morris Park 
shops turntable c.1963
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LIRR #2008 westbound approaching station platform Jamaica c.1962 (John Krause-Gary Everhart)
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LIRR #2008 eastbound passing West Yard, 
Port Jefferson c.1950+ Archive: Gary Everhart
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CPA20-5 #2008 backing up a train past Jamaica Station view W 6/24/55 (Will Faxon-Dave Keller)
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LIRR #2008 FM-CPA20-5 c.1962

Fairbanks-Morse CPA-24-5
Numbers   Built     Serial               Heritage Class
2401-2404  10-1951 24L497-24L500 New        FP-24SC
(F=Fairbanks Morse, P= Passenger, 24=2400HP, S= Steam Generator, C= Speed Control)
All had 5 axles. A-A, A-1-A configuration 3 chime Nathan-Air chime M3R1 mounted on top of cab.

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LIRR #2401 FM CPA24-5  Richmond Hill  view NW 1957

CPA24-5-2402 on Turntable-Oyster Bay - 03-14-53 (Faxon-Keller) Seq 1.jpg (115394 bytes)
LIRR #2402 FM CPA24-5 approaching turntable Oyster Bay 
03/14/53 (Faxon-Keller)

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LIRR #2402 FM CPA24-5 on turntable 
Oyster Bay 03/14/53 (Faxon-Keller)

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LIRR #2402 Morris Park  Shops c.1950+ Archive: John Dziobko

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LIRR  #2402 FM-CPA24-5 Greenlawn c.1963 in Goodfellow scheme

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LIRR #2402 westbound at Stony Brook "BK" semaphore block signals behind train, 
Pedestrian crossing for SUNY-campus in foreground c.1950+  (John Krause-Gary Everhart)
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 LIRR #2402 Mineola 11/25/1951 (Votava-Boland)
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LIRR #2403 Hicksville (Votava-Boland)

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LIRR #2403 FM-CPA24-5 Tichy Black Roof, Morris Park  Shops 
12/03/1957 (Dave Keller archive)

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LIRR FM #2403 Tichy Black Roof (right)
FM H16-44 #1504, Alco RS3 #1556
Morris Park 03/1959 
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LIRR #2404 receiving orders eastbound on Port Jefferson Branch at  
DIVIDE Tower c.1950+ Archive: Gary Everhart
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LIRR #2404 Hicksville 2/10/1952 (Votava-Boland)

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LIRR #2404 at West Yard - Port Jefferson view E towards Remz Feeds. c.1950+ 
Archive: Gary Everhart 

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LIRR  #2404 FM-CPA24-5 c.1950+
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FM #2404, and FM #?, ALCO RS3 #1554 laying
up in West Yard west of station - Port Jefferson 1957  
(J. P. Krzenski - Dave Keller)
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FM #2404 and train westbound under Sheep Pasture Road overpass west of Port Jefferson 1957 (J. P. Krzenski photo, Dave Keller archive)

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LIRR #2404 FM-CPA24-5 train #621 
westbound Flowerfield 08/26/1955 
(W. A. Higginbotham - Dave Keller)