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PC: [GVT List] GVT Rail....Press Release (fwd)

Now this is very cool news, the PC C636 is coming back east!

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---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Sun, 23 Dec 2001 20:08:26 -0500
From: Michael Thomas <gvt -AT- spicatech.com>
Reply-To: gvtlist -AT- yahoogroups.com
Subject: [GVT List] GVT Rail....Press Release

Genesee Valley Transportation Co.
Batavia, NY
20:00 E.S.T. December 23, 2001

For Immediate Distribution:

Genesee Valley Transportation Co. (GVT Rail) of Batavia, NY is pleased
to announce the acquisition of Metropolitan Stevedore (Delta Bulk
Terminal) ALCo C-636, number 1001. The locomotive was received, in
trade, for former UP C-30-7 #474 which was recently purchased by GVT
Rail. The unit is currently located in Stockton, CA and is being
prepared for shipment.

The unit was ordered by the Pennsylvania Railroad 4/68 and delivered as
Penn Central 6342. The locomotive was renumbered and repainted by
Conrail to CR 6792 prior to purchase by DBT. The locomotive will move
as  DL #6793.

The locomotive will be moved to GVT subsidiary railroad, "the"
Delaware-Lackawanna, in Scranton PA for overhaul and eventual use in
revenue service.

Michael Thomas
GVT Rail
GVT -AT- spicatech.com

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