St. Louis Museum of Transportation Railway Collection, MO Photos

The St. Louis Museum of Transportation west of downtown St. Louis has one of the largest collections of railway locomotives, passenger and freight cars in the United States, appropriate since St. Louis was the first major rail crossing of the Mississippi River and a railroad gateway to the American west. The Museum also has a significant collection of automobiles and other modes.

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Delaware, Lackawanna & Western #952 & "Daniel Nason" steam locomotives at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Boston & Providence "Daniel Nason" steam locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Boston & Providence "Daniel Nason" steam locomotive detail at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Boston & Providence "Daniel Nason" steam locomotive makers plate at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western #952 & "Daniel Nason" steam locomotives (1858) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Boston & Providence "Daniel Nason" steam locomotive (1858) (4-4-0) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Boston & Providence "Daniel Nason" steam locomotive (1858) (4-4-0) detail at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Boston & Providence "Daniel Nason" steam locomotive (4-4-0) makers plate at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Boston & Providence "Daniel Nason" coal tender at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Collection of early steam locomotives at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO."Charles H." #9 steam locomotive for Chicago Lake St. Elevated line built by Rhode Island Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO."Charles H." #9 steam locomotive for Chicago Lake St. Elevated line built by Rhode Island Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Boston & Providence "Daniel Nason" coal tender at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Collection of early steam locomotives at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO."Charles H." #9 steam locomotive for Chicago Lake St. Elevated line (1893) (0-4-4) built by Rhode Island Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO."Charles H." #9 steam locomotive for Chicago Lake St. Elevated line (1893) (0-4-4) built by Rhode Island Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western #952 camelback steam locomotive built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern #635 steam locomotive built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Georgia #724 steam locomotive built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Laclede Christy #2 switcher saddle tank steam locomotive Davenport at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western #952 camelback steam locomotive (1905) (4-4-0) built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern #635 steam locomotive (1889) (4-6-0) built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Georgia #724 steam locomotive (1896) (0-6-0) built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Laclede Christy #2 switcher saddle tank steam locomotive (1907) (0-4-0) Davenport at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Collection of locomotives at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Locomotive in a row at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Eagle-Picher #1621 steam locomotive built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Eagle-Picher #1621 steam locomotive detail at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Collection of locomotives at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Locomotive in a row at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Eagle-Picher #1621 steam locomotive (1918) (2-10-0) built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Eagle-Picher #1621 steam locomotive detail at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Chicago & Illinois Midland #551 steam locomotive built by Lima Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Nose of Chicago & Illinois Midland #551 steam locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Eagle-Picher #1621 steam locomotive & "Silver Charger" at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Streamlined side of "Silver Charger" at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Chicago & Illinois Midland #551 steam locomotive (1928) (2-8-2) built by Lima Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Nose of Chicago & Illinois Midland #551 steam locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Eagle-Picher #1621 steam locomotive & "Silver Charger" at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Streamlined side of "Silver Charger" at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy #9908 "Silver Charger" Diesel locomotive built by EMC at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis-San Francisco #1522 steam locomotive & Illinois Terminal #206 Rail Motorbus at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis-San Francisco #1522 steam locomotive built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Illinois Terminal #206 Rail Motorbus built by White Motor Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy #9908 "Silver Charger" Diesel locomotive (1939) built by EMC at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis-San Francisco ("Frisco") #1522 steam locomotive & Illinois Terminal #206 Rail Motorbus at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis-San Francisco ("Frisco") #1522 steam locomotive (1926) (4-8-2) built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Illinois Terminal #206 Rail Motorbus (1939) built by White Motor Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe #5011 steam locomotive built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe #5011 steam locomotive built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Cab of Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe #5011 steam locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Norfolk and Western #2156 steam locomotive built by N&W at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe #5011 steam locomotive (1944) (2-10-4) built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe #5011 steam locomotive (1944) (2-10-4) built by Baldwin Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Cab of Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe #5011 steam locomotive (1944) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Norfolk and Western #2156 steam locomotive (1942) (2-8-8-2) built by N&W at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Union Pacific #4006 Big Boy steam locomotive built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Union Pacific #4006 Big Boy steam locomotive built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Drive wheels Union Pacific #4006 Big Boy steam locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Southern Pacific #4460 steam locomotive built by Lima Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Union Pacific #4006 Big Boy steam locomotive (1941) (4-8-8-4) built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Union Pacific #4006 Big Boy steam locomotive (1941) (4-8-8-4) built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Drive wheels Union Pacific #4006 Big Boy steam locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Southern Pacific #4460 steam locomotive (1943) (4-8-4) built by Lima Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Canadian National #5529 steam locomotive from Montreal at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.General Motors #103 Diesel locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.General Motors #103 Diesel locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy #9939A Diesel locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Canadian National #5529 steam locomotive (1906) (4-6-2) from Montreal at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.General Motors #103 Diesel locomotive (1939) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.General Motors #103 Diesel locomotive (1939) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy #9939A Diesel locomotive (1950) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Missouri Pacific #4502 Diesel locomotive built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Union Pacific #2804 Diesel locomotive built by GE at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Erie-Lackawanna #3607 Diesel locomotive & rail collection at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Erie-Lackawanna #3607 Diesel locomotive by EMD at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Missouri Pacific #4502 Diesel locomotive (1955) built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Union Pacific #2804 Diesel locomotive (1966) built by GE at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Erie-Lackawanna #3607 Diesel locomotive & rail collection at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Erie-Lackawanna #3607 Diesel locomotive (1967) by EMD at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
New York Central #113 electric locomotive built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Illinois Terminal #1575 electric locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Illinois Terminal #1595 electric locomotive at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific #E-2 electric locomotive built by GE at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
New York Central #113 electric locomotive (1906) built by American Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Illinois Terminal #1575 electric locomotive (1918) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Illinois Terminal #1595 electric locomotive (1929) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific #E-2 electric locomotive (1919) built by GE at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Baltimore & Ohio #50 Diesel locomotive built by GM & GE at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis Water Division #1 gas then Diesel switch engine built by Whitcomb Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Joplin-Pittsburg #2003 industrial switcher built by Plymouth Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.US Army #1149 gas turbine switcher experimental unit by Davenport-Besler Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Baltimore & Ohio #50 Diesel locomotive (1935) built by GM & GE at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis Water Division #1 gas then Diesel switch engine (1924) built by Whitcomb Locomotive Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Joplin-Pittsburg #2003 industrial switcher (1936) built by Plymouth Locomotive Works at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.US Army #1149 gas turbine switcher experimental unit (1954) by Davenport-Besler Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Missouri Pacific #6210 coach by American Car & Foundry at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Illinois Central #30 Dynamometer Car at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Arkansas & Missouri #102 baggage-coach combo built by Boston & Maine RR at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Arkansas & Missouri #102 baggage-coach combo interior at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Missouri Pacific #6210 coach (1924) by American Car & Foundry at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Illinois Central #30 Dynamometer Car (1943) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Arkansas & Missouri #102 baggage-coach combo (1899) built by Boston & Maine RR at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Arkansas & Missouri #102 baggage-coach combo (1899) interior at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Railway Express Agency cart at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy "Aleutian" office car by Pullman at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy "Aleutian" office car by Pullman at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy "Aleutian" office car & Missouri Pacific #750 parlor-observation lounge at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Railway Express Agency cart at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy "Aleutian" office car (1923) by Pullman at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy "Aleutian" office car (1923) by Pullman at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy "Aleutian" office car (1923) & Missouri Pacific #750 parlor-observation lounge (1940) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Missouri Pacific #750 parlor-observation lounge used by Harry S. Truman at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Missouri Pacific #750 parlor-observation lounge the Eagle by American Car & Foundry at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Missouri Pacific #750 parlor-observation lounge the Eagle interior at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Gulf, Mobile & Ohio #5998 "Abraham Lincoln" aluminum-bodied parlor-observation lounge by American Car & Foundry at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Missouri Pacific #750 parlor-observation lounge used by Harry S. Truman at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Missouri Pacific #750 parlor-observation lounge the Eagle (1940) by American Car & Foundry at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Missouri Pacific #750 parlor-observation lounge the Eagle (1940) interior at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Gulf, Mobile & Ohio #5998 "Abraham Lincoln" aluminum-bodied parlor-observation lounge (1935) by American Car & Foundry at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Round-end observation end of Gulf, Mobile & Ohio #5998 "Abraham Lincoln" parlor-observation lounge at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy #192 "Silver Spoon" streamlined dining car by Budd at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy #192 "Silver Spoon" streamlined dining car interior at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Northwest Pacific Caboose #1080 at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Round-end observation end of Gulf, Mobile & Ohio #5998 "Abraham Lincoln" parlor-observation lounge (1935) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy #192 "Silver Spoon" streamlined dining car (1938) by Budd at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Chicago, Burlington & Quincy #192 "Silver Spoon" streamlined dining car (1938) interior at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Northwest Pacific Caboose #1080 (1954) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Missouri Pacific #13889 Caboose 1980 at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Burlington Northern #10032 Caboose at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis Southwestern #MW 95589 wedge snowplow by Baldwin at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Union Pacific #90081 rotary snowplow with 12-foot cutting wheel at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Missouri Pacific #13889 Caboose 1980 at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Burlington Northern #10032 Caboose (1969) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis Southwestern ("Cotton Belt") #MW 95589 wedge snowplow (1913) by Baldwin at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Union Pacific #90081 rotary snowplow (1966) with 12-foot cutting wheel at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
12-foot cutting wheel of Union Pacific #90081 rotary snowplow at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Union Tank Line #14387 frameless tank car at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Monsanto Chemical Company #117 Tank Car at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.A.C.F.X. #26640 Covered Hopper by American Car & Foundry at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
12-foot cutting wheel of Union Pacific #90081 rotary snowplow (1966) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Union Tank Line #14387 frameless tank car (1910) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Monsanto Chemical Company (M.C.H.X.) #117 Tank Car (1940) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.A.C.F.X. #26640 Covered Hopper (1960) by American Car & Foundry at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
St. Louis Refrigerator Car Co. #3600 for Anheuser-Busch at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.H.P. Hood #1057 Milk Tank Car by General American Transportation Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Milk tank in H.P. Hood #1057 Milk Tank Car at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.U.R.T.X. 37144 Refrigerator Car by General American Transportation Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
St. Louis Refrigerator Car Co. #3600 (1904) for Anheuser-Busch at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.H.P. Hood (G.P.E.X.) #1057 Milk Tank Car (1930) by General American Transportation Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Milk tank in H.P. Hood (G.P.E.X.) #1057 Milk Tank Car (1930) at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.U.R.T.X. 37144 Refrigerator Car (1948-54) by General American Transportation Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
St. Louis Waterworks Railway #10 Interurban Car by St. Louis Car Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis Waterworks Railway #10 Interurban Car name plate at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Interurban & City Transit collection at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority #2740 "PCC" Streetcar by St. Louis Car Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
St. Louis Waterworks Railway #10 Interurban Car (1914) by St. Louis Car Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.St. Louis Waterworks Railway #10 Interurban Car (1914) name plate at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Interurban & City Transit collection at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority #2740 "PCC" Streetcar (1947) by St. Louis Car Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.
Chicago Transit Authority #44 Rapid Transit Car by St. Louis Car Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Panama Canal towing engine #662 by GE at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.

Chicago Transit Authority #44 Rapid Transit Car (1959) by St. Louis Car Co. at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.Panama Canal towing engine #662 (1914) by GE at St. Louis Museum of Transportation. St. Louis, MO.


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