Allen Hazen wrote:My recollection is that almost all the Bicentennial units on major railroads were repainted into standard livery very soon after 1976.
Probably most of them, yes..
but there is one glaring exception!
D&H 1976, painted in its bicentennial scheme in 1975,
is now in its 34th year without a full repaint.
photo from 1976:
http://www.railpictures.net/images/d1/0 ... 375879.jpg
photo from 2006:
http://i165.photobucket.com/albums/u45/ ... llsize.jpg
the blue was touched up and given a new coat..but the basic scheme, apart from the lettering,
Today the unit is operating as Tioga Central 506 out of Wellsboro, PA.
ok..Getting back to the high-hood SD45's..
Only one survivor on Guilford?
all others are known scrapped?