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Union Pacific 1612

GM EMD GP15-1 diesel-electric locomotive

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UP 1612 in the Elk Grove Village yard.

(UP 1612, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

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UP 1612 in the Elk Grove Village yard.

(UP 1612, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

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UP 1612 in the Elk Grove Village yard, switching ACFX 99336 and other cars.

(UP 1612, ACFX 99336, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, ACFX, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, Built by ACF, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

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UP 1612 in the Elk Grove Village yard.

(UP 1612, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

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UP 1612 in the Elk Grove Village yard.

(UP 1612, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

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Union Pacific 1612 GM EMD GP15-1 diesel-electric locomotive doing switching among industrial sidings in the Elk Grove Village yard. American Car Foundry 99336 ACF Center Flow four-bay covered hopper car is the first car of the string being switched.

(UP 1612, ACFX 99336, Industrial silos, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, ACFX, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, Built by ACF, other, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

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UP 1612 doing switching among industrial sidings in the Elk Grove Village yard. The locomotive was tied down while the crew went for beans when this photo was taken.

(UP 1612, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

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UP 1612 doing switching among industrial sidings in the Elk Grove Village yard. The locomotive was tied down while the crew went for beans when this photo was taken. ACFX 37772 and UTCX 48311 can be seen in the background.

(UP 1612, ACFX 37772, UTCX 48311, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, ACFX, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, Built by ACF, UTCX, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

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UP 1612 doing switching among industrial sidings in the Elk Grove Village yard. The locomotive was tied down while the crew went for beans when this photo was taken.

(UP 1612, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard).     Image size is available.

UP 1612 was built in July 1977, GM EMD GP15-1, builder number 767038-23. Originally numbered MP 1612. Renumbered to UP number on 6 February 1987. Not equipped with dynamic brakes. [courtesy of Union Pacific Locomotive Directory, Don Strack, Withers Publishing, ISBN 1-881411-16-8, 1998]

UP 1612: freight locomotive, EMD GP15-1, 1,500 hp. [courtesy of Roster of UPRR Locomotive Ownership, January 1, 1999.]

Equipment characteristics of UP 1612: AAR car type D112 (locomotive), external dimensions (length 54' 11", width 10' 4", height 15' 0"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]

Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 8 December 2019 at 11:10. 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.