Photo courtesy of Jeff Childs

EMD GP7u was built in 1951 (builder #15707) for the U.S. Army, #1837.  The Alaska Railroad acquired it in 1977 and numbered it 1837 (later #1809).  It was sold to General Metals (Anchorage, AK) in 1998, to BDLX in 1999, to Midwest Locomotive in 1999 and finally to the Missouri Central.

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