GP40 3085

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Martin Baumann
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GP40 3085

Post by Martin Baumann »

Can anyone confirm a retirement date/disposition for GP40 3085. Sources on and offline do not agree and it may not have made it to CR but I can't find a Penn Central wreck report where it is mentioned.

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Martin Baumann

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CPBelt
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Re: GP40 3085

Post by CPBelt »

Martin,

All my 1976 Conrail rosters show that it never made it to Conrail. I'd have to dig around my Penn Central books to see if they would unearth anything, but I do have a handy photo of it still in operation in 1970 and it's was still in its full NYC paint. What happened after that, I don't know. It was one of several PC GP40's that never made it onto Conrail, though they did have numbers reserved for them. Wish I could be of more help.

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Bob W
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