This S6 is still alive!
Southern Pacific Alco S6 1218 in Los Angeles, CA, Oct. 22, 1974.
) S6 SP 1218 was built by ALCo in June 1955 as SP 1051, SP Class DS-9, construction number 81301, order number S-3242. It became SP 1218, SP Class AS409-1 in the 1965 renumbering. It was retired in June 1980 by Southern Pacific and purchased in July 1980 by Foster Farms, Livingston, CA Donated: 2004 to the Pacific Locomotive Association by Foster Farms.
Former SP S6 1218 at Niles Canyon Railway's Brightside Yard shop, near Sunol, CA on March 13, 2011.
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