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Wondering if anyone could tell me, and I'm sure someone will know the answer, what years did SCL run GP-30's and did any make it into the Seaboard System/Family Lines transistion. If so, were they changed into different numbers.
-- John Buckley (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 17, 2000
See I knew you guys would know the answer! Thanks for all the info..very helpful indeed..
-- John Buckley (email@example.com), April 19, 2000.
if this helps acl gp30 nos 900-908 nondynamic blt 1/63 sal gp30 nos 500-534 dynamic brakes blt 11/62-1/63 sal 534 is ex gp30 demonstrator 5639 blt 3/62 all scl gp30 units were retired by seaboard system between 1984-1986 a few were rebuilt into csx road slugs
-- michael gilmore (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 18, 2000.
I have a color slide of GP30 #1389, in full SBD dress, taken at BPT in Richmond, Va. on 12/21/83. This is the only shot I have of a GP30 wearing SBD colors in service. On 9/1/84, I shot SCL GP30 #1329 and FLS/SBD GP30 #1355 in storage at Hamlet, NC, with many other GP30's and GP35's. Unfortunately, I did'nt make a list as we walked down the line. Hope this is of some help.
-- Russell Underwood (Jay611@home.com), April 18, 2000.