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This is a Disney sound effect, that can not be found on the Cartoon Trax Volume 1 library. The whistle that is heard in this sound effect as heard is a Star Brass 5 chime steam whistle. It was most likely sourced from either a Southern Pacific, or Union Pacific Railroad steam locomotive, and was recorded some time in the either the late 30’s, or the early 40’s.

Used In

TV Shows



  • Desert Empire (1948) (Debut; whistle only.)
  • Disney Cartoons (final portion of the sound; Heard once in "African Diary" and "The Brave Engineer".)
  • The Brave Engineer (only the final portion of the sound.)

Video Games



YouTube Videos

  • Aiden Andrews (Heard once in Trainz 2009 railfanning part 4, part 5, Apostrophe the movie part 66 in a half, and Apostrophe the movie part 68.)

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Audio Samples

(This is another version of this sound effect as heard in "The Aristocats".)