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Owner: Burlington Northern
Model:EMD SW1200Built As:NP 120 (SW1200)
Serial Number:20329Order No:4290
Frame Number:4290-5Built:3/1955
Notes:nee NP 120:2, BN 179, NUCX 5
Other locos with this serial:  NUCX 5(SW1200) BN 179(SW1200)
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BN 179
Title:  BN 179
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/1/1970  Upload Date: 4/13/2018 8:41:43 PM
Location:  Pasco, WA
Author:  Michael Cameron
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Locomotives:  BN 179(SW1200)
Views:  67   Comments: 0
Northern Pacific Slug ET-2
Title:  Northern Pacific Slug ET-2
Description:  Burlington Northern SW1200 179 and Northern Pacific Slug ET-2 at Pasco WA March 1972. Unknown Photographer.
Photo Date:  3/11/1972  Upload Date: 5/20/2017 2:16:00 PM
Location:  Pasco, WA
Author:  Cody White
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  NP ET-2(Yard Slug) NP ET-1(Yard Slug) BN 179(SW1200)
Views:  245   Comments: 0
Burlington Northern Yard Slug ET-2
Title:  Burlington Northern Yard Slug ET-2
Description:  Burlington Northern Yard Slug ET-2 in fresh paint at Vancouver WA July 1974. Unknown Photographer.
Photo Date:  7/28/1974  Upload Date: 8/27/2018 6:38:44 PM
Location:  Superior, WI
Author:  Cody White
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BN ET-2(Yard Slug) BN 179(SW1200)
Views:  55   Comments: 1
BN 6105
Title:  BN 6105
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1981  Upload Date: 10/11/2017 12:43:23 AM
Location:  Pasco, WA
Author:  Michael Cameron
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Locomotives:  BN 6105(SD9) BN 179(SW1200) BN ET-2(Yard Slug)
Views:  62   Comments: 0
BN SW1200 179
Title:  BN SW1200 179
Description:  BN SW1200 179 at Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 23, 1984, photo by Chuck Zeiler. Number 179 was built in March 1955 as NP 120 (c/n 20329) on EMD Order 4290, and became BN 179 some time after the merger. At some point it was converted to power Electric Trailer 2, former NP Baldwin VO-660 number 650, rebuild completed in May 1960 by NP's South Tacoma Shops. Note the "skate" radio antenna above the headlight.
Photo Date:  5/23/1984  Upload Date: 12/10/2010 2:53:02 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Chuck Zeiler
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  BN 179(SW1200) BN ET-2(Yard Slug)
Views:  699   Comments: 0
BN ET-2
Title:  BN ET-2
Description:  BN ET-2 at Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 23, 1984, photo by Chuck Zeiler. The assigned master unit is SW1200 #179, built in March 1955 as NP 120 (c/n 29329). This Electric Trailer #2 (ET-2) was originally Northern Pacific Baldwin VO-660 #650, built in May 1940 (c/n 62392) and converted in May 1960 by NP's South Tacoma Shops into slug ET-2.
Photo Date:  5/23/1984  Upload Date: 3/20/2009 11:33:55 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Chuck Zeiler
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BN ET-2(Yard Slug) BN 179(SW1200)
Views:  2064   Comments: 1
Switching power at Northtown Yard
Title:  Switching power at Northtown Yard
Description:  The ET-2 was a slug unit the BN used for a time.
Photo Date:  4/15/1985  Upload Date: 6/6/2009 9:48:50 PM
Location:  Fridley, MN
Author:  Mitch Cline
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN ET-2(Yard Slug) BN 179(SW1200)
Views:  555   Comments: 0


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