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Owner: Southern Pacific
Model:Rebuilt EMD GP35RBuilt As:SP 7724 (GP35)
Serial Number:29726Order No:7756
Frame Number:7756-25Built:2/1965
Notes:blt 2/65 as 7724, QGRY 2500
Other locos with this serial:  SP 6343(GP35R) QGRY 2500(GP35)
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SP GP35R 6343
Title:  SP GP35R 6343
Description:  Southern Pacific Railroad GP35R 6343 at Phoenix, Arizona on an unknown day in December 1981, Kodachrome by Chuck Zeiler. Built in February 1965 as road number 7724 ( c/n 29726 ) on EMD Order 7756, it was renumbered in the same year it was built to road number 6621. It was rebuilt to GP35R during 1979 and renumbered to 6343.

Between 1977-1979, the SP contracted with both Morrison-Knudsen and the Canadian National to rebuilt 60 of its GP35 locomotives: The 31 units rebuilt by M-K ( SP 6302-6323, 6353-6361 ) were completed between October 1978 and November 1979 and classed GP35E. The 29 units rebuilt by CN ( SP 6324-6352 ) were completed between January and December 1979 and classed GP35R.

Photo Date:  12/1/1981  Upload Date: 8/28/2009 4:10:09 PM
Location:  Phoenix, AZ
Author:  Chuck Zeiler
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SP 6343(GP35R)
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SP 6343
Title:  SP 6343
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/8/1985  Upload Date: 1/11/2009 12:03:25 AM
Location:  Eloy, AZ
Author:  Tom Fassett
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SP 6343(GP35R)
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