Santa Fe

Westbound Train at Illmon
On Friday, June 18, 1982. ATSF GP50 3817 and SD45-2 5635 lead an eastbound at Woodford, CA

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ATSF locomotives 3800-5624

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ATSF 3817, EMD GP50

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway (ATSF) 3817 is an EMD GP50. It was reportedly built in 1981 by EMD as a model GP50, builders number 806006-4. It became BNSF 3170.
Eastbound at Woodford
On Friday, June 18, 1982. ATSF GP50 3817 and SD45-2 5635 lead an eastbound at Woodford, CA.

ATSF 3821, EMD GP50

ATSF 3821 is an EMD GP50. Reportedly ATSF 3821 was built in 1981 by EMD as a model GP50, builders number 806006-6. It became BNSF 3174.
Westbound at Ilmon, CA
On Friday, June 18, 1982. ATSF GP50 3821 leads 5938, 4630, an SD40-2, 8050 and another C30-7 westbound at Ilmon, CA.

ATSF 4572, EMD SD24

ATSF 4572 was an EMD SD24. It reportedly was built in 1960, as EMD SD24 ATSF 972 construction number 25882. In 1976 it was rebuilt into SD26 4672. It was retired in 1985 and scrapped.
Two SD24s in Bakersfield
On Friday, December 28, 1973 Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF) SD24 4572 was in a power pool with sister 4564 in Bakersfield, CA.
ATSF 4654 EMD SD26
Santa Fe SD26 4654 and friends are westbound climbing the east side of Cajon Pass on August 11, 1975. About this photo George Andrews said, "The lead SD26 was only 10 months out of its' rebuild in San Bernardino shops. This train, a Westbound by timetable direction, is between Lugo & Summit, CA."

ATSF 5040, EMD SD40-2

According to good sources ATSF 5040 was built by EMD in 1977 as builders number 776031-13 Became BNSF 6354.
ATSF 5040 and Am 331 in Bakersfield
Amtrak F40 331 and ATSF SD40-2 5040 rear end manned helper at Bakersfield the morning of June 18, 1982. Shot with a Speed Graphic 4x5 with a 135mm Optar lens on Ektachrome 200 pushed to 400.
ATSF 5057 EMD SD40-2
ATSF 5057 an SD40-2 on the point of a westbound east of Woodford, CA on May 14, 1989.
Kodachrome Slide 890074, Scan 2010091801.2

ATSF 5187, EMD SD40-2

ATSF 5187 is an EMD SD40-2. Reportedly ATSF 5187 was built in 1981 by EMD as a model SD40-2, builders number 816016-18. It became BNSF 6939.
Westbound at Tunnel 2
On Friday, June 18, 1982. ATSF SD40-2 5187, 8047 and another C30-7 lead a westbound at Tunnel 2.
ATSF 5257 EMD SDF40-2
According to this site: Built as Amtrak SDP40F 622; acquired 9/84, Amtrak markings removed; reblt 3/85 to SDF40-2 5257; maintenance transferred 4/94 to MK. rnum to BNSF 6967, ret May02 [Source]
ATSF 5426 EMD SD45
ATSF SD45 5426 on the point of a westbound at Woodford, CA. May 14, 1989.
Kodachrome Slide 890086, Scan 2010091801.1

ATSF 5432 EMD SD45

ATSF 5432 near Woodford
ATSF SD45 5432 leading a 199 train at around MP350 east of Woodford on May 14, 1989.
ATSF 5507 EMD SD45
Santa Fe SD45 being hostled in Barstow, CA on August 11, 1975.

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