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Owner: Southwestern Portland Cement Company
Model:FM H-12-44Built As:SP 1581 (H-12-44)
Serial Number:12L1066Order No:LD-201
Frame Number:Built:1/1956
Notes:Ex-SP
Other locos with this serial:  SP 1581(H-12-44) SP 2379(H-12-44) SWPX 115(H-12-44)
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SWPX 115
Title:  SWPX 115
Description:  This locomotive was delivered to Southern Pacific as 1581 in 1956. Renumbered to SP 2379 and used in the San Francisco area until 1975 when it was retired and sold to Southwest Portland Cement. After retirement from SWP this locomotive was purchased by Age of Steam Museum in 1993 and seen here in transit to a new home in nearby Frisco.
Photo Date:  1/14/2013  Upload Date: 1/14/2013 7:17:04 PM
Location:  Irving, TX
Author:  Roberto Alaniz
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  SWPX 115(H-12-44)
Views:  459   Comments: 0
SWPX 115
Title:  SWPX 115
Description:  The final three diesels of the Museum of the American Railroad's collection are awaiting pick up and forwarding to MAR's new home in nearby Frisco.
Photo Date:  1/14/2013  Upload Date: 1/14/2013 7:17:04 PM
Location:  Irving, TX
Author:  Roberto Alaniz
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  SWPX 115(H-12-44) ATSF 97(FP45) UP 6913(DDA40X)
Views:  764   Comments: 2
SWPX 115
Title:  SWPX 115
Description:  Southern Pacific Fairbanks-Morse #2379 was built in 1956. After retirement in 1975, 2379 was resold to Southwest Portland Cement in west Texas and renumbered #115. The museum acquired the unit in 1993
Photo Date:  5/2/2015  Upload Date: 5/5/2015 7:37:16 PM
Location:  Frisco, TX
Author:  Ben Kranefeld
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SWPX 115(H-12-44)
Views:  219   Comments: 1
UP 6913
Title:  UP 6913
Description:  The largest diesel locomotive ever built! Four axles on each end. This engine is more like two diesels merged together. Engineers say they were fun to operate!
Photo Date:  3/24/2018  Upload Date: 7/4/2018 3:02:26 PM
Location:  Frisco, TX
Author:  Matthew Zisi
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  UP 6913(DDA40X) SWPX 115(H-12-44) SP 1581(H-12-44) SP 2379(H-12-44) PRR 4903(GG1)
Views:  167   Comments: 0
Southwestern Portland Cement Co., Fairbanks Morse switcher H-12-44 #115
Title:  Southwestern Portland Cement Co., Fairbanks Morse switcher H-12-44 #115
Description:  Built in 1956, originally served on the Southern Pacific as # 1581, later #2379
Photo Date:  3/24/2018  Upload Date: 7/4/2018 4:02:43 PM
Location:  Frisco, TX
Author:  Matthew Zisi
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SWPX 115(H-12-44) SP 1581(H-12-44) SP 2379(H-12-44)
Views:  95   Comments: 0
Canadian National Engine
Title:  Canadian National Engine
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/24/2018  Upload Date: 7/4/2018 4:01:44 PM
Location:  Frisco, TX
Author:  Matthew Zisi
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ATSF 49(F7A) CN 9167(F7A) SWPX 115(H-12-44) PRR 4903(GG1)
Views:  93   Comments: 0
UP 6913
Title:  UP 6913
Description:  Known as a "Centennial" model because these were first built in 1969, the 100th anniversary of completion of the Transcontinental Railroad.
Photo Date:  3/24/2018  Upload Date: 7/4/2018 3:12:44 PM
Location:  Frisco, TX
Author:  Matthew Zisi
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  UP 6913(DDA40X) SWPX 115(H-12-44) SP 1581(H-12-44) SP 2379(H-12-44)
Views:  101   Comments: 0
Several Engines
Title:  Several Engines
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/24/2018  Upload Date: 7/4/2018 3:53:35 PM
Location:  Frisco, TX
Author:  Matthew Zisi
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6913(DDA40X) SWPX 115(H-12-44) SP 1581(H-12-44) SP 2379(H-12-44) PRR 4903(GG1) ATSF 49(F7A) CN 9167(F7A)
Views:  172   Comments: 0


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