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IAIS GP8 #408

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Built:Nov 1950 (EMD)
Rebuilt:Oct 1974
Frame #:6117-6
Builders #:11054
IAIS Acqd:Jul 1989
IAIS Paint:Jul 1989

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Rept MarksFromToNotes
PWSX 408May 2005PresentUnknown whereabouts, may have been scrapped
IAIS 408Jul 1989May 2005Referred to as GP8 by IAIS
BN 1405Oct 1974Jul 1989
BN 1505???Oct 1974Rebuilt to BN GP10 / GP7u 1405
GN 605Nov 1950???Built as GP7



  • BN nomenclature for their GP7 rebuilds was to refer to them as GP10s. However, being more mechanically similar to GP8s from ICG (as they were built from GP7 cores), the IAIS roster refers to them as GP8s.


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