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Re: PC: xPC engine
- Subject: Re: PC: xPC engine
- From: "Bill K." <pontiac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2000 19:10:23 -0500
This is getting off the topic.
Conrail disposed of tons of PC GP38 and GP38-2's, something like 200-250 of
them, at the end of their leases. they run all over the place and ended up
in some of the following places: Chicago Central (via Monongahela),
Chicago & Illinois Midland (an ICG spinoff of the Alton Route lines if I
remember right), successor Gateway Western; EMD's lease fleet, Genesee &
Wyoming, Eurkea Southern, Bangor & Aroostack, etc etc etc. (GP40's ended
up on D&RGW, MKT, UP, Guilford, a couple rotted at Sayre PA before going
who knows where...) I think BN bought some CR '38's or '40's too.
7730's sounds right for the engines on the C&IM and successors; some of
them got run into the ground so bad they never made Gateway Western, they
were rejected before that.
> From: Ncr753 -AT- aol.com
> To: penn-central -AT- smellycat.com
> Subject: Re: PC: xPC engine
> Date: Sunday, January 23, 2000 10:39 PM
> The Reading didn't have GP38s
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