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Union Pacific 1612

GM EMD GP15-1 diesel-electric locomotive

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Union Pacific 1612 GM EMD GP15-1 diesel-electric locomotive doing switching among industrial sidings in the Elk Grove Village yard. American Car Foundry 99336 ACF Center Flow four-bay covered hopper car is the first car of the string being switched.

UP 1612, ACFX 99336, Industrial silos, UP, GM EMD GP15-1, UP locomotives, Locomotives, ACFX, Covered hopper cars, Freight cars, Built by ACF, other, photographed on 13 September 1999 at Elk Grove Village yard by Harold A. Driscoll using a Sony Mavica MVC-FD88 digital camera [railfan/1999/09/99913602.jpg] NEW 21 October 1999

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UP 1612 was built in July 1977, GM EMD GP15-1, builder number 767038-23. Originally numbered MP 1612. Renumbered to UP number on 6 February 1987. Not equipped with dynamic brakes. [courtesy of Union Pacific Locomotive Directory, Don Strack, Withers Publishing, ISBN 1-881411-16-8, 1998]

UP 1612: freight locomotive, EMD GP15-1, 1,500 hp. [courtesy of Roster of UPRR Locomotive Ownership, January 1, 1999.]

Equipment characteristics of UP 1612: AAR car type D112 (locomotive), external dimensions (length 54' 11", width 10' 4", height 15' 0"). [courtesy of BNSF Equiptment Characteristics, October 1999]

Chicago Rail Photographs collection updated 8 December 2019 at 11:10. Photographs and text copyright © 1998-2000 Harold A. Driscoll, All Rights Reserved. Email address is provided exclusively for personal contact, but emphatically not for use for SPAM net.abuse.