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Owner: Union Pacific Railroad Company
Model:EMD DDA40XBuilt As:UP 6942 (DDA40X)
Serial Number:35516Order No:7198
Frame Number:7198-18Built:7/1971
Notes:blt 7/71
Other locos with this serial:  UP 6942(DDA40X)
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UP DDA40X 6942
Title:  UP DDA40X 6942
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad DDA40X 6942 at Hermosa, Wyoming on JUly 19, 1976, Kodachrome by unknown photographer, Chuck Zeiler collection.
Photo Date:  7/19/1976  Upload Date: 6/11/2013 10:59:27 AM
Location:  Hermosa, WY
Author:  unknown
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 6942(DDA40X)
Views:  189   Comments: 0
Eastbound UP at new bridge.
Title:  Eastbound UP at new bridge.
Description:  2 fast forties (high gearing SD-40-2) and a Centennial crossing new bridge on there way up to Sullivan's Curve. Old bridge abutments are visable to the left of train.
Photo Date:  6/25/1978  Upload Date: 7/11/2015 1:41:08 PM
Location:  Cajon Pass, CA
Author:  Clark Gillis
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  UP 6942(DDA40X)
Views:  249   Comments: 0
UP 6942--DDA40X
Title:  UP 6942--DDA40X
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/30/1981  Upload Date: 12/26/2010 2:57:53 PM
Location:  North Platte, NE
Author:  DR Hare
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 6942(DDA40X)
Views:  321   Comments: 0
Big power
Title:  Big power
Description:  Yermo was known at the time for being the place the Centennials were stored. The best way to see them was from the Desert Wind, and I was able to get a good look. Here are several, waiting for reactivation, which would come for a short period in 1984.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 6/27/2014 3:52:36 AM
Location:  Yermo, CA
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6909(DDA40X) UP 6946(DDA40X) UP 6942(DDA40X)
Views:  327   Comments: 0
Centennials
Title:  Centennials
Description:  Yermo was where UP put all its stored units. It had quite a collection. The day I rode past on the Desert Wind, there were these, among other things. I never was able to see them active.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 3/17/2013 4:14:23 AM
Location:  Yermo, CA
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6942(DDA40X)
Views:  250   Comments: 1
Last one
Title:  Last one
Description:  The highest numbered Centennial stored at Yermo.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 3/17/2013 4:16:33 AM
Location:  Yermo, CA
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6946(DDA40X) UP 6942(DDA40X)
Views:  418   Comments: 0
UP 6942
Title:  UP 6942
Description:  An interesting helper consist of DDA40X/GP38-2/SD40-2/C30-7 is entrained in this eastbound. UP 6942 was retired 5/16/85, traded in to EMD and scrapped 8/86. Date of photo approximate.
Photo Date:  9/1/1984  Upload Date: 2/6/2010 5:55:52 PM
Location:  Kamela, OR
Author:  Brian Woodruff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 6942(DDA40X)
Views:  523   Comments: 2
UP 6942
Title:  UP 6942
Description:  UP 6942 provides 6,600 horsepower to an eastbound freight
Photo Date:  11/10/1984  Upload Date: 1/29/2011 1:42:19 PM
Location:  Yermo, CA
Author:  Ron Hawkins
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  UP 6942(DDA40X)
Views:  545   Comments: 1


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