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EMD 1952 Chicago Rock Island & Pacific 4506
EMD 1952
Chicago Rock Island & Pacific 4506
Description:Diesel-Electric GP-7R

Equipment Information

Chicago Rock Island & Pacific 4506 is a diesel freight locomotive designed as a “road switcher” for general freight train service. It was rebuilt in the 1970s as a GP-7R, the “R” standing for “Rebuilt,” and was later sold to the Chicago & North Western as their number 4160.

Builder: Electro Motive Division GM
Year Built: 1952
Model: GP-7R
Horsepower: 1500
Length: 55ft 9in
Width: 10ft 3in
Height: 14ft 6in
Weight: 255000 lbs
Brakes: 26L
Engine: 16-567BC
Motors: 4 EMD
Trucks: Blomberg B
Description: Diesel-Electric (Ex CNW 4160 / nee CRIP 1266)
Arrived: ????
Condition: Complete / restored / operational

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