Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506
Author: HUTCH 7.62
Date: 06-10-2018 - 09:38

Preservation News Wrote:
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> The Illinois Railway Museum originally got this
> GP7 for parts.
>
> But in a surprising turn of events, they freed up
> the prime mover and made the locomotive
> operational. Have to admire the robustness of EMD
> diesels.
>
> They have been repainting it this year, and just
> finished the inside of the cab.
>
> I imagine we will see it out on IRM's Diesel Days
> (Aug 11-12).
>
> Now if they can find a way to turn 1100 Facebook
> "likes" into cash donations. :(
>
> Images source:
> [www.facebook.com]
>
> [scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net]
> 7363_1799719460088207_6758593724197896192_n.jpg?_n
> c_cat=0&oh=263ac5c18f4b6fda3a556d0b0db0b52e&oe=5B7
> 68E95
>
> [scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net]
> 4325_1811628242230662_4105237210188480512_n.jpg?_n
> c_cat=0&oh=abb29c2dd94e3579711c4b0e7c76dd7e&oe=5BB
> 62332

Why was it Railroads liked Seafoam green for Cab interiors?



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 Preservation News 06-09-2018 - 15:29
  Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 Jack S. 06-10-2018 - 04:28
  Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 HUTCH 7.62 06-10-2018 - 09:38
  Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 SP 4451 “PUFF” 06-10-2018 - 12:13
  Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 E9A 06-10-2018 - 12:23
  Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 Hot Water 06-10-2018 - 12:42
  Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 HUTCH 7.62 06-10-2018 - 16:53
  Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 Jack S. 06-10-2018 - 18:31
  Re: IRM's Rock Island GP7 #4506 JR 06-10-2018 - 18:49
  IRM's Other New Locomotive J 06-13-2018 - 05:45


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