28 September 1998
Locomotives and freight cars at Proviso yard.
Harold Kept many of his photos on sites which no longer exist.
|St. Louis Southwestern Railway (Cotton Belt) 9700 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.|
SSW 9700, SSW, GM EMD GP60, SP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 28 September 1998 at Proviso locomotive yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/09/98928p18.jpg] NEW 17 December 1999
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SSW 9700 was built in April 1990, GM EMD GP60, builder number 887003-36. Union Pacific plans to renumber SSW 9700 to UP 5802. [courtesy of Union Pacific Locomotive Directory, Don Strack, Withers Publishing, ISBN 1-881411-16-8, 1998]
SSW 9700: freight locomotive, EMD GP60, 3,800 hp. [courtesy of Roster of UPRR Locomotive Ownership, January 1, 1999.]
Equipment characteristics of SSW 9700: 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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