Metra 140 GM EMD F40PH-2 diesel-electric locomotive
"City of Mc Henry"
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|Metra 127 GM EMD F40PH diesel-electric locomotive "City of Glenview" running lite, with Metra 151 GM EMD F40PH-2 diesel-electric locomotive "Leo J. Cusick" and Metra 140 GM EMD F40PH-2 diesel-electric locomotive "City of Mc Henry" [far to near] in the background at the Chicago Passenger Terminal.|
METX 127, METX 151, METX 140, METX, GM EMD F40PH, Metra locomotives, Locomotives, GM EMD F40PH-2, photographed on 1 September 1999 at Chicago Passenger Terminal by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD88 digital camera [railfan/1999/09/99901160.jpg] NEW 1 November 1999
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Metra 140 was built between 1977 and 1980. It is rated at 3,200 horsepower.
Metra numbers 128-149 were built by General Motors Electromotive Division for EMD order number 786293 in 1979-80, EMD model F40PH-2. Metra assigned them to the Union Pacific lines. [Courtesy of Metra Railfan Page]
METX 140, model F40PH-2, built December 1979, builder number 786293-13, named "City of McHenry," assigned to Metra/Union Pacific lines. [courtesy of Metra Locomotive Information, by Mike Azen, February 2000]
METX 140 is a 3,200 horsepower model F40PH-2, built between 1970 and 1989 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 METX 140: AAR car type D215 (locomotive), plate type E, external dimensions (length 56' 2", width 10' 8", height 15' 8"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]
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