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October 12, 2011, at 03:15 PM by ErikRasmussen -
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Leaving for Relco / Slug Conversion

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  • On 4 Dec 2009, 481 was shipped out on CBBI-04 to be sent to Relco in Albia, IA, for conversion to a slug similar to the IAIS 466 to IAIS 650 conversion. IAIS 721 will serve as its mother unit. Speculation is that the new slug will carry the number IAIS 651.
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  • On 4 Dec 2009, 481 was shipped out on CBBI-04 to be sent to Relco in Albia, IA, for conversion to a slug similar to the IAIS 466 to IAIS 650 conversion. The new slug is numbered IAIS 651, and IAIS 721 serves as its mother unit.
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IAIS 651n/an/aSpeculative number, at Relco in Albia, IA, for conversion to slug
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(:menulocation Motive Power:400s:481:)

IAIS GP8 #481

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UNIT DETAIL
Model:GP8
Built:Apr 1953 (EMD)
Rebuilt:Dec 1968
Horsepower:1600
Frame #:6496-14
Builders #:17740
IAIS Acqd:Oct 1984
IAIS Paint:Never

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IAIS 481 HISTORY
Rept MarksFromToNotes
IAIS 651n/an/aSpeculative number, at Relco in Albia, IA, for conversion to slug
IAIS 4811987Dec 2009Last 400 on IAIS roster, left for Relco on 4 Dec 2009
IAIS 7981Oct 19841987 
ICG 7981Dec 1968Oct 1984Rebuilt to GP8 at Paducah and renumbered to 7981
IC 8981Apr 1953Dec 1968Built as GP7

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Notes:

  • 481 was the last 400-series unit on the IAIS roster, sitting around Council Bluffs until 4 Dec 2009.
  • On 4 Dec 2009, 481 was shipped out on CBBI-04 to be sent to Relco in Albia, IA, for conversion to a slug similar to the IAIS 466 to IAIS 650 conversion. IAIS 721 will serve as its mother unit. Speculation is that the new slug will carry the number IAIS 651.

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Standard Roster Shots

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Additional Roster / Detail Shots

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