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Charles Stookey's Collection
 
1/21/2020
 
 
 
 
 
Owner: Southern Pacific
Model:EMD SD45Built As:SP 8963 (SD45)
Serial Number:33660Order No:7082
Frame Number:7082-29Built:5/1968
Other locos with this serial:  SP 8963(SD45) OHCR 7499(SD45R) SP 7499(SD45R)
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SP 8963
Title:  SP 8963
Description:  OAKRIDGE OR Oct 31 1978 -- Not really an action shot but what the heck. Southern Pacific SD45 8963 and its mixed freight are tied down in this central Oregon town. EMD built the locomotive (b/n 33660) in May 1968. It was rebuilt in Sacramento to SD45R 7499 in March 1984 as part of the M-99 Program. It was retired by Union Pacific June 18 2001. It was acquired by Ohio Central System, still in SP paint, as OHCR 7499. It eventually gained Ohio Centrals distinctive paint scheme. (Roster information from http://utahrails.net/all-time/up-x-sp-3.php, http://utahrails.net/sp/sp-r8-grip.php, http://www.thedieselshop.us/OHCR.HTML and http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/LocoPicture.aspx?id=36143)
Photo Date:  10/31/1978  Upload Date: 3/28/2012 5:14:26 PM
Location:  Oakridge, OR
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SP 8963(SD45)
Views:  353   Comments: 3
SP 8963
Title:  SP 8963
Description:  OAKRIDGE OR Oct 31 1978 -- Southern Pacific SD45 8963 and its mixed freight are tied down in this central Oregon town. EMD built the locomotive (b/n 33660) in May 1968. It was rebuilt in Sacramento to SD45R 7499 in March 1984 as part of the M-99 Program. It was retired by Union Pacific June 18 2001. It was acquired by Ohio Central System, still in SP paint, as OHCR 7499. It eventually gained Ohio Central‚Äôs distinctive paint scheme. (Roster information from http://utahrails.net/all-time/up-x-sp-3.php, http://utahrails.net/sp/sp-r8-grip.php, http://www.thedieselshop.us/OHCR.HTML and http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/LocoPicture.aspx?id=36143)
Photo Date:  10/31/1978  Upload Date: 3/28/2012 5:10:49 PM
Location:  Oakridge, OR
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SP 8963(SD45)
Views:  318   Comments: 1


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