11 November 1998
Soo Line, CP Rail, and lease locomotives at the (since demolished) Bensenville (Illinois) locomotive shop and locomotives at Proviso Yard.
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|CP Rail 4600 GM EMD GP40 diesel-electric locomotive in the Bensenville locomotive yard.|
CP 4600, CP, GM EMD GP40, CP locomotives, Locomotives, photographed on 11 November 1998 at Bensenville locomotive yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD7 digital camera [railfan/1998/11/98b11008.jpg] NEW 7 January 2000
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CP 4600 is a 3,000 horsepower model GP40, built between 1966 and 1967 by General Motors Electro Motive Division. [courtesy of The Official Locomotive Rosters & News, James W. Kerr, 1996-97 edition, ISBN 0-919295-28-2, 1996]
Equipment characteristics of CP 4600: AAR car type D115 (locomotive), plate type B, external dimensions (length 59' 2", width 10' 5". [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, January 2000]
CP 4600: Builder: EMD, Model: GP40, B/N: 32954, B/D: 1967, Paint: CCP, Notes: SOO-4600/SOO-732. Bldr/Model: EMD GP40, Formerly: SOO-4600 / SOO 732. Paint scheme CCP, CP Rail System (1993) variation, Candy Apple Red, but lettered "CP Rail" only. This was an interim variation applied to very few units during the summer of 1997 while CPR was trying to develop an identity, but after they had dropped the "Dual-Flag" logo. [source Canadian Pacific Railway Diesel Locomotive Roster, compiled by William D. Miller, January 2000]
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