Southbound Conrail Freight Train led by GE U33B Locomotive No. 2910 at Poughkeepsie, NY

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Scotch Canadian on April 16, 2012

dan t

The Conrail Cyclopedia Locomotive Roster dated April 1, 1976 lists No. 2910 as a GE U33B, Ex Penn Central Railroad U33B No. 2910. See the following web site:

http://crcyc.railfan.net/locos/misc/rosters/76-april1.html

Joe Reckner's Conrail Roster also list 2910 as a U33B.

http://www.northeast.railfan.net/crstart.html

No. 2910's sister unit, No. 2911 (in Penn Central Livery) can be seen at the Conrail Historical web site:

http://thecrhs.org/Images/CR-2911-at-Westfield-MA

The 1977 initial purchase of GE B23-7's were numbered 2800 through 2816. Additional purchases in 1978 and 1979 were numbered 1900 through 2023. See the following web site:

http://crcyc.railfan.net/locos/ge/7b23/b237rost.html

Bill

Scotch Canadian on April 17, 2012

Dan t

Also see PC 2910 (Conrail 2910):

http://thedieselshop.us/GE%20U33B.HTML

and

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GE_U33B

Bill

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  • Uploaded on April 16, 2012
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    by Scotch Canadian
    • Camera: HP Scanjet G4050
    • Taken on 2012/04/16 06:28:50

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