Union Pacific 1734
GM EMD GP15AC diesel-electric locomotive
Union Pacific 1734 GM EMD GP15AC diesel-electric locomotive running lite in the locomotive yard just east of the Locomotive Maintenance Facility in the Proviso (Melrose Park, Illinois) rail yard.
Union Pacific 1734 GM EMD GP15AC diesel-electric locomotive running lite in the Proviso yard.
UP 1734 was built in December 1982, GM EMD GP15AC, builder number 827016-20, Missouri Pacific 1734, to UP number on 8 May 1989. Not equipped with dynamic braking. [courtesy of Union Pacific Locomotive Directory, Don Strack, Withers Publishing, ISBN 1-881411-16-8, 1998]
UP 1734: yard switcher, EMD GP15-1, 1,500 hp. [courtesy of Roster of UPRR Locomotive Ownership, January 1, 1999.]
Equipment characteristics of UP 1734: AAR car type D112 (locomotive), external dimensions (length 54' 11", width 10' 4", height 15' 0"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, January 2000]
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