Full Roster
RR Roster
Random Photo
Number 7's Pick
Site Map
Help - About

Metra 181 GM EMD F40PH-2 diesel-electric locomotive

(no name)


Metra 190 GM EMD F40PHM-2 diesel-electric locomotive pushes its Dinky from in the Aurora Yard into the Aurora Yard, beside Metra 196 GM EMD F40PHM-2 diesel-electric locomotive and Metra 181 GM EMD F40PH-2 diesel-electric locomotive (no name).

(METX 190, METX 196, METX 183, METX, GM EMD F40PHM-2, Metra locomotives, Locomotives, GM EMD F40PH-2, photographed on 19 February 2000 at Aurora Yard).     Image size is available.

Metra numbers 181-184 were built by General Motors Electromotive Division for EMD order number 886028 in 1989, EMD model F40PH-2. Metra assigned them to the Burlington Northern lines. [Courtesy of Metra Railfan Page]

METX 183, model F40PH-2, built September 1989, builder number 886028-3, assigned to Metra/Burlington Northern Santa Fe line. [courtesy of Metra Locomotive Information, by Mike Azen, February 2000]

METX 183 is a 3,200 horsepower model F40PH-2, built between 1970 and 1989 by General Motors Electro Motive Division. [courtesy of The Official Locomotive Rosters & News, James W. Kerr, 2000 edition, ISBN 0-919295-32-0, August 1999]

Equipment characteristics of METX 183: AAR car type D215 (locomotive), plate type E, external dimensions (length 56' 2", width 10' 8", height 15' 8"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]

Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 19 June 2021 at 09:56. Photographs and text copyright © 1998-2000 Harold A. Driscoll, All Rights Reserved. Email address is provided exclusively for personal contact, but emphatically not for use for SPAM net.abuse.