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Union Pacific 3019

GM EMD SD40-2 diesel-electric locomotive


Former C&NW locomotives Union Pacific 3019 GM EMD SD40-2 diesel-electric locomotive and Union Pacific 3020 GM EMD SD40-2 diesel-electric locomotive distant]] running lite in the {Proviso North Yard.

(UP 3019, UP 3020, UP, GM EMD SD40-2, UP locomotives, Locomotives, Ex CNW, photographed on 31 October 1998 at Proviso North Yard).     Image size is available.

CNW 6838, model SD40-2, built 3/74, builder number 74609-23, C&NW paint scheme OY ["Old Yellow," pre-1981 with Railroad Roman numerals (i.e. Stagecoach yellow)], renumbered to UP 3019. [Source: The Final North Western Motive Power Roster. Courtesy of The Run of the Ge's, The Chicago & North Western Historical Society, Library of Congress catalog card number 95-83545, 1995, page 84.]

C&NW 6838: Builder's Date: Mar 1974, Builder's Number: 74609-23. EMD SD40-2, 50 units (6816-6865), C-C, 16-654E3 engine, 62:15 gear ratio, 3,000 horsepower, 385,300 pounds operating weight. Equipped with Automatic Train Control and Automatic Train Stop. Equipped with dynamic braking. EMD order number 74609. [courtesy of Diesels of the Chicago & North Western, Paul K Withers, roster by Don Strack, Withers Publishing, ISBN 1-881411-07-0, 1995.]

UP 3019 was built in March 1974, GM EMD SD40-2, builder number 74609-23, as C&NW 6839. Renumbered to UP 3019 on 23 September 1997. Equipped with C&NW Automatic Train Control. [courtesy of Union Pacific Locomotive Directory, Don Strack, Withers Publishing, ISBN 1-881411-16-8, 1998]

UP 3019: freight locomotive, EMD SD40-2, 3,000 hp. [courtesy of Roster of UPRR Locomotive Ownership, January 1, 1999.]

Equipment characteristics of UP 3019: AAR car type D125 (locomotive), external dimensions (length 68' 10", width 10' 4", height 15' 8"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, December 1999]

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