Owner: Southern
Model:EMD GP38-2Built As:SOU 5079 (GP38-2)
Serial Number:72745-21Order No:72745
Frame Number:72745-21Built:10/1973
Notes:Built 10/1973; re# NS 5079
Other locos with this serial:  NS 5079(GP38-2) SOU 5079(GP38-2)
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Southern local
Title:  Southern local
Description:  Southern had their own yard in Alexandria, just south of the Alexandria station. Interchange was made via a transfer run that went up to Potomac Yard. Here it is on the weekend of a NW 611 and S&A 750 trip, ironically behind SOU 3985 as the trailing unit.
Photo Date:  7/15/1983  Upload Date: 11/16/2013 4:38:25 AM
Location:  Alexandria, VA
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  SOU 5079(GP38-2) SOU 3985(B23-7)
Views:  305   Comments: 0
Southern Railway GP38-2 #5079 tied down on the House Track
Title:  Southern Railway GP38-2 #5079 tied down on the House Track
Description:  Southern Railway GP38-2 #5079 was built October 1973 and later became Norfolk Southern #5079
Photo Date:  12/15/1985  Upload Date: 8/4/2012 7:29:49 PM
Location:  Cordele, GA
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SOU 5079(GP38-2)
Views:  348   Comments: 3

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