Southern Pacific 9740
GM EMD GP60 diesel-electric locomotive
Chicago & North Western 5529 GM EMD GP40 diesel-electric locomotive at dusk in the Proviso yard.
Southern Pacific 9740 GM EMD GP60 diesel-electric locomotive in the locomotive yard just east of the Locomotive Maintenance Facility in the Proviso (Melrose Park, Illinois) rail yard.
SP 9740 was built in May 1991, GM EMD GP60, builder number 907137-28. Union Pacific plans to renumber SP 9740 to UP 5839. [courtesy of Union Pacific Locomotive Directory, Don Strack, Withers Publishing, ISBN 1-881411-16-8, 1998]
SP 9740: freight locomotive, EMD GP60, 3,800 hp. [courtesy of Roster of UPRR Locomotive Ownership, January 1, 1999.]
Equipment characteristics of SP 9740: AAR car type D116 (locomotive), external dimensions (length 59' 2", width 10' 3", height 15' 9"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, December 1999]
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