Thursday, 27 June 2013
EMD GP9 # 301 Locomotive, U. S. A.
EMD GP9 locomotives built by General Motors Electro Motive in the United States, and General Motors Diesel in Canada between January, 1954, and August, 1963. US production ended in December, 1959, while an additional thirteen units were built in Canada, including the last two in August, 1963. Locomotive No 1919 was built in 1957 for Northern Pacific Railroad. This loco became Burlington Northern # 1919 and subsequently # 301 which now works in the Port of Tacoma.