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Owner: Union Pacific Railroad Company
Model:EMD DDA40XBuilt As:UP 6936 (DDA40X)
Serial Number:35510Order No:7198
Frame Number:7198-12Built:1/1971
Other locos with this serial:  UP 6936(DDA40X)
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UP Inspection Special
Title:  UP Inspection Special
Description:  UPs classy DD40X #6936 is seen here crossing over Chippewa Ave. in South St. Louis City on the Oak Hill Branch of the DeSoto Subdivision with an inspection train in tow. This is an interesting move considering for years, Missouri Pacific, the lines former owner, had restrictions on "D-D" series units on this portion of the railroad. Note the hulking industrial building in the background -- this is the former Brown Shoe factory which was shuttered decades ago.
Photo Date:  6/15/2001  Upload Date: 5/29/2012 11:02:41 PM
Location:  Saint Louis, MO
Author:  Scott Nauert
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 6936(DDA40X)
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