Canadian Pacific 5684
GM EMD SD40-2 diesel-electric locomotive
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CP 5684, CP, GM EMD SD40-2, CP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 18 September 1998 at Schiller Park yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/09/98918e20.jpg] NEW 7 December 1999
CP 5684 is a 3,000 horsepower model SD40-2, built between 1974 and 1975 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 CP 5684: AAR car type D125 (locomotive), external dimensions (length 68' 10", width 10' 0", height 15' 6"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, December 1999]
CP 5684: Builder: GMD, Model: SD40-2, B/N: A3129, B/D: 1975, Paint: A8M. Paint scheme A8M, CP Rail (1968) "Action Red" variation, Action Red, 8" nose stripes, small multi. After 1979 and beginning with SD40-2 #5915, the white frame stripe was dropped. [source Canadian Pacific Railway Diesel Locomotive Roster, compiled by William D. Miller, January 2000]
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