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GTW 5947 near Aldershot Yard

GT 5947 was a 1970 GMD built SD40 (serial number A2390) that was rebuilt to SD40-3 in 1998 or 1999. It is rated at 3000 hp and has Co-Co trucks.  It was originally CN 5131, then rebuilt by ALSTOM Canada to SD40-3 and became KCS 6630 until being leased back to CN in 2002 and numbered GTW5947.

GT 5947 was trailing SD75I 5730 in an eastbound freight entering the west end of  Aldershot Yard on Friday October 3rd, 2008.

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Last Updated: February 20, 2013
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