Owner: Burlington Northern
Model:EMD F7BBuilt As:NP 6511B (F7B)
Serial Number:8741Order No:E1214
Frame Number:E1214-B2Built:9/1949
Notes:Blt. 9/49 as NP #6511B, to BN, sold 8/72 to AMTK #153 (1st), retired 10/75
Other locos with this serial:  NP 6511B(F7B) AMTK 153(F7B) BN 9769(F7B)
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BN #9802 & #9769
Title:  BN #9802 & #9769
Description:  3 former NP units in A-B-A formation are the power for train #29, the MAINSTREETER, in Saint Paul, on April 22nd, 1971, just over a week before the beginning of Amtrak and the end of this train. F9A #9802 is the former #6700C (2nd), which was built as #7007A, and F7B #9769 is the former #6511B. The second cab unit is unidentified. Scanned with an Epson V550 from an original Kodachrome 35mm slide.
Photo Date:  4/22/1971  Upload Date: 11/12/2015 5:04:54 AM
Location:  Saint Paul, MN
Author:  James J. "Jim" Buckley/Gregory J. Sommers Collection
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  BN 9802(F9A) BN 9769(F7B)
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