This series of photos of this Southern Pacific GP60 is for all the SP fans out there that miss photographing this great railroad including myself. SP Units were down to 116 at the time of the photo. of The last GP60 built for SP and for a US railroad is leading a local freight through Saginaw. In April 1956, Southern Pacific placed 4-6-0 No.2252 on permanent display at the Placer County Fairgrounds in Roseville, California. see also Image Library of SD7/9 Detail Shots. With this number of units, and their longevity, a photo of a given unit at a particular time is really needed, unless you're happy with a generic type of model. Here's a cab shot of the last geep and the cars it was parked beside. OOP. Availability. Southern Pacific. Price. SP into the 90's has photo's of all these units on pages 22 and 23. Diesel Locomotive. It was sent back to EMD for rebuilding to as new standards, and repainted into the same paint as the previous order. Southern Pacific #2706 in Colusa, California (ongoing private restoration) Union Pacific #428 in Union, Illinois (restoration ongoing by museum) Union Pacific #618 in Heber City, Utah (ongoing restoration by railway) Warren & Saline River (ex-U.S. Army) … call us at 718-436-7072 for information or email us at orders@trainworld.com Specifications : Tichy-Train Product Number: 2706; Walthers Product Number: 293-2706; IN STOCK. Posted: Apr 24, 2012 @ 13:04:56 by Duane Taddei Sold Out. This one better go into UP's Historical Collection! The last order (DF-118) of 20 units arrived 8/9/53 numbered 5316 - 5335, these came with a number of extra's. 2. The last GP unit ever built for domestic use sits in the yard behind the yard office coupled to a Speed Lettered, patched sister. $274.99. Under $50. $8.59. It was donated to the City of Santa Cruz in 1963 and is on display in the Harvey West Park. Athearn Genesis HO G65521 GP39-2, Burlington Northern #2707. This Book contains the best single work so far on SP SD7/R's in the form of a history of the EMD SD7 as it relates to SP. Highballing on the old Rock Island toward Memphis. SOLD OUT : Passenger Sets; GS3 Passenger Sets #2701 Southern Pacific Daylight GS3 Passenger set (4 passenger cars included) Overview ↓ Biography ↓ Discography ↓ Songs ↓ The forthcoming release of Volume 4 of SP Historic Diesels by Joe Strapac may provide even more information. This is the N Scale Southern Pacific General Service Drop Bottom Gondola Kit from the Tichy Train Group. The rest had just the normal vertical headlight both ends. clear. Forming The Modern Southern Pacific. China steam finale - Jixi September 2011 - … PHOTO TAKEN Ca. Not all Shops adhered to the 'Official Diagram' El Paso painted 1411, 1413 and 1425 had the full frame side painted red, also 5325 and 1430 had the battery boxes painted red as well as the frame. Photos taken with permission. NS 56J heads south near MP-81 0n the ex Conrail Marion Branch bound for Muncie and points south. As SP 5308, it has a number of variations to the normal SP SD7. $200 to $500. Southern Pacific Vol 5: San Francisco Peninsula Route - 1954 ... midlandcompound1000 2,706 views. Pre-Order. Paint: all SD7's were delivered in the road-switcher tiger stripe scheme, except that the lettering on the hood ends and roadname on the side was (according to Joe Shine in SP into the 90's) orange. The next order (DF-117) of 7 units arrived in 6/53 numbered 5309 - 5315, these were built to the same specs as DF-114. Sitting in the late afternoon sun it sure made one nice figure. Pre-Order. Purchased for use as back-up passenger service as well as local/branchline service, these came with dual tanks, the front tank being a 1200 gallon water tank. The next morning I filmed the counterpart train J783 south … Southbound UP Local With SP 9794 and UP 1505. IMAGE, NOT A DIGITAL REPRODUCTION. Static display, Southern Arizona Transportation Museum (Southern Pacific Depot), Tucson, Arizona: 1727: M-6 2-6-0 Static display, in Dunsmuir, California at the Dunsmuir City Park and Botanical Gardens: 1744: M-6 2-6-0 The Pacific Locomotive Association purchased and began the restoration to bring No. Inc. 6532 SE Crosswhite Way Portland, OR 97206 (503) 233-8952. Diesel Locomotive. Details to note are: all 3 units have the barrel signal lights at both ends, end lettering on the orange hoods was black on 5326 and white on 5327 and 5333. We are always updating our site inventory. ... Southern Pacific #9817. (4) Tichy Train Group # tic2706. The first order DF-114, arrived in 1952/53, numbered 5279 - 5293 they were delivered in the Road-switcher tiger stripe scheme, of black carbody, orange safety stripes and silver ends. Photo Date: 3/7/2012 Upload Date: 3/8/2012 12:32:43 AM : Location: Oklahoma City, OK : Author: Kent Held On September 18, 2013, SP 9794 fell under the Union Pacific flag and was patched UP 1015. $199.98 $149.99. Lately a lot of unpatched SP power has been showing up in Fort Worth. WISH LIST . Tichy Train Group Item # tic2706. SXT32275. The lettering placement was originally as per the old tiger stripe scheme, with the roadname across the hood-side louvers, later it was moved to just below the dynamic brake blisters. It came in with a patched sister engine on UP Train LSI55 07 and is seen rolling into the yard. Photos taken with permission. Compare . Only two SD7's were known to have the Gothic lettering, #5322 and 5325 again from the dual tank passenger class, both also had barrel signal lights both ends. 11:53. Rivet Counter HO Scale EMD SD40T-2, Southern Pacific/Kodachrome (R3), 8286/DC/DCC Ready. ADD TO CART. This varied with respect to the roadname lettering placement, while SP made up it's mind where it belonged. Hawaii went 9-2 in Dave Holmes' last season as HC. The vaunted Southern Pacific name carries a complex history although its immediate heritage can be traced back to the Transcontinental Railroad's completion. Price. Even though the paint is faded, 9794 looks great without UP yellow patches making a mess. SP 9794 GP60 idles at a red signal with a southbound manifest bound for nearby Fort Worth. This adorable one-bedroom, one-bathroom houseboat named Seaweed is even located in the same place as Tom Hanks’ home in the movie — the Westlake neighborhood on Lake Union. This paint was only applied for a few months of 1958, and then only to approx 24 assorted units. Details about Orig 1959 Slide - Southern Pacific SP 2-8-0 #2706 Bayshore California Railroad See original listing. Southern Pacific. Southern Pacific 8503 about to crest the grade on Beaumont Pass on a foggy morning. SP 9794 is now waiting for a signal to take UP Train LSV52 21 into the yard. Most of the earlier units seem to have been retro-fitted with the barrel signal light on the front only. Most of the information below came from SP into the 90's by Joe Shine. Some units had the barrel Mars removed without having the Pyle-National replacing it. The former Cotton Belt engine sits at the end of the power line for the local. Unlike the smaller engines above, this locomotive was designed for long-haul trips, not simply yard work. The Warriors beat Washington, Fresno State, Texas Southern, Cal State-Los Angeles (which dropped football a few months later), Puget Sound, UNLV, Cal State-Northridge, Santa Clara, and Utah. Both McFee and Knudsen were ex-Doobie Brothers;… Read Full Biography. Here are the notes for Southern Pacific RR No. 1959 saw the beginning of the removal of the rear Mars light from SD7's. Roster,Scenic,RollingStock,Signal,Track,Action. Floating-home central: $325,000, 2706 Westlake Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98109Here’s your opportunity to live out your Sleepless in Seattle fantasy in a charming floating home. SOUTHERN PACIFIC. The rear of an intermodal heads towards Dexter while a ballast train behind the 9365 waits for a new crew. $50 to $200. In-Stock. Both the four-axle, four-motor GP50 and the six-axle, six-motor SD50 utilized a new control system that substantially increased hauling … It had blat horns fitted until it was rebuilt as an SD7R, (all other SP SD7's generally had the Nathan M3R24's later changed to Nathan P-3's), and it was also fitted with dual controls, or two control stands in the cab. Hawaii won 7-6, which stopped a two-game losing streak (UH lost to Pacific and SJSU). I went back to the UP yard in Oklahoma City the next day and the SP GP60 was still there. as well as the highest numbered (and last) GP60 on the SP roster. In 1974 the SD7's were renumbered into the 1400 series to clear for the SW1500's. SP 1987/88 Motive Power Pictorial by Joe.W.Shine, Page 103. Catalog. 1 2 Next->. This was a wonderful surprise when I rolled up at the UP yard. The new locomotive incorporates Southern Pacific’s historic colors and graphic … clear. Lionel 2018 Vol.2. Southern Pacific 2706 (Ramsey Park, Watsonville) The oldest locomotive in the region was Southern Pacific #2706, a Consolidation-type 2-8-0 Baldwin Locomotive Works engine built in 1904. Pacific Trail Mfg. Lionel 2019 Vol. SP 9794 17Oct2011 Waiting SB North of W Bonds Ranch Road at Bus 287, UP 2053 17Oct2011 Waiting SB North of W Bonds Ranch Road at Bus 287. Ended: Oct 17, 2020. Catalog. Compare . $200 to $500. 2 The lettering was placed at the back of the units and stacked, rather than all on one line. Our Recent Oregon Travels Through Portland Eight Interesting Businesses In Portland Oregon. 1949's. Variations abound, with one being painting out the rear barrel signal light, and placing a red lens in the top rear headlight and/or the front headlight. With this number of units, and their longevity, a photo of a given unit at a particular time is really needed, unless you're happy with a generic type of model. Add to Cart. $199.98 $149.99. They've pulled the units right to the end of the track. REQUEST TO REMOVE California High Speed Rail – Fresno station | archop Some SD7's kept their lower lettering until painted into the gray and scarlet paint. This unit is still hanging around Poplar Bluff on the local, paired with an ex-MP Unit. OF THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD AND ITS SUBSIDIARY LINES. "SP into the 90's" gives the lettering as orange on both the ends, as well as the roadname... SP then purchased the demonstrator EMD 990 in 7/53 numbering it 5308 and placing it in class DF-116; the preceding number block being taken by an order of RSD-5's. Most early units where fitted with radio's, appear to have the 'wagon wheel' style antenna DA-1804 or similar. Page Add to Cart. prototype ho models for the southern pacific railroad and its subsidiaries. Compare . - Well detailed history of the SP SD7's, plus heaps of photo's. Unfortunately, as is the case with so many park engines, No.2252 has deteriorated badly over the years despite the addition of an overhead shelter to … It is the highest numbered (and last GP60) on the Espee roster, the last GP60 built, and the final domestic General Purpose (GP) locomotive built new by Electro-Motive. 1416 still had a Mars barrel signal light, as did 1436 still in 1977. 1956 Sept. 6 Drawing no. This was a wonderful surprise when I rolled up at the UP yard. One early variation was block Gothic Lettering instead of the more common railroad roman ish style font. Athearn Genesis HO G65520 GP39-2, Burlington Northern #2706. PHOTOGRAPHER OR COLLECTION OF - UNKNOWN. As the Central Pacific, it bored and blasted its way east from Sacramento, across the towering High Sierra, meeting with the Union Pacific at Promontory, Utah, completing the Transcontinental Railroad in 1869, … Can anyone shed some light? Southern Pacific 8503 Eastbound leads a UP intermodal through the El Casco signal bridge on a foggy morning which included a light drizzle. Rivet Counter HO Scale EMD SD40T-2, Southern Pacific/Kodachrome (R3), 8315/DCC & Sound Equipped. $ 539.99 $ 599.99. Union Pacific. Southern Pacific Historic Diesels Vol.4 SD7's and SD9's by Joe Strapac. Looking through photo's, most units seem to have kept their rear numberboards until well into the 1970's? D-590 2706, a 2-8-0 located in Colusa, CA If you have additional information about this locomotive, and would like to share it, click the Add Note button. - Photo's of these units. SP.....into the '90's by Joe.W.Shine, Pages 9 to 56, 186. 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