Re: Orange/Grey GP9 by Western Pacific.


Arnold van Heyst
 

Yes sorry.
Silver that's better............
And thanks for the answer.

Regards,
Arnold van Heyst
Netherlands.


--- In STMFC@..., Tony Thompson <thompsonmarytony@s...>
wrote:

In the 50's, did the Orange/Grey GP9 by Western Pacific also
travelled
with the U.P. GP9 types on U.P. tracks?
Not at all. There was no particular relationship at all
between
UP and WP in that era, and it was before the time when railroads
shared
locomotive hours back and forth. BTW, it would orange and silver, not
gray.

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