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Peabody Short Line Coal Company

View additional color photos of the coal-hauling railroad with the yellow diesels as featured in "Ingles Color Classics" in Summer 2013 Classic Trains magazine.
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Peabody Coal SW1200 1201

Assigned to River King Mine No. 3, Peabody Coal SW1200 1201 works at New Athens, Ill., on Aug. 3, 1974. J. David Ingles photo
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