Owner: Burlington Northern
Model:EMD F7ABuilt As:NP 6511A (F7A)
Serial Number:8736Order No:E1214
Frame Number:E1214-A6Built:9/1949
Notes:Blt. 9/49, ex-NP #6511A, sold 8/1/72 to Amtrak #104 (1st), ret. 10/75
Other locos with this serial:  NP 6511A(F7A) AMTK 104(F7A) BN 9780(F7A)
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BN #9816, #9819 & #9780
Title:  BN #9816, #9819 & #9780
Description:  BN F9A #9816 (ex-NP #6704A, nee-#7013D), F9B #9819 (ex-NP #6709B, nee-#7010C), and F7A #9780 (ex-NP #6511A) are the power for an unknown eastbound passenger train departing St. Paul Union Depot. This could be the NORTH COAST LIMITED, as besides the ex-NP power, the first car is an ex-NP baggage-express (likely equipped with water tanks for the steam generators in the F Units), the second car could be either ex-NP #430 (2nd) or ex-CB&Q #479, nee-NP #430 (1st), and the third car is ex-NP as well. Scanned with an Epson V550 from a duplicate 35mm slide, brand is unknown. Photographer is unknown.
Photo Date:  5/14/1970  Upload Date: 2/17/2017 9:59:04 PM
Location:  Saint Paul, MN
Author:  Unknown
Categories:  Yard,Signal,Passenger,Track,Action
Locomotives:  BN 9816(F9A) BN 9819(F9B) BN 9780(F7A)
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