IC&E 6450 AT PHILIP, SOUTH DAKOTA USA
Built by : EMD
Delivered in : 1979
Serial Number : 786246-7
Class : N/A
Paint Scheme : IC&E Blue/Yellow
This Photo : Rick Briney, 2009.
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. BCR 749 at North Vancouver, B.C., painted in the BCR Red/White/Blue paint scheme. Photo by Mark Forseille, 1999. From the Bill Sanderson collection;
2. IC&E 6450 at Smiths Falls, ON., painted in the IC&E Blue/Yellow paint scheme. Photo by Bob Heathorn, 2012.
Notes : Built by EMD as Oneida & Western #9956 (9/1979). Sold to BC Rail, became BCOL #749. Sold to GE Rail Services, became GECX #749, then GEMX #749. Acquired by Iowa, Chicago & Eastern (2003), became IC&E #6450. Named "City of Welcome". Aquired by Rapid City, Pierre & Eastern when CP sold the western portion of the DM&E in 2014 to Gennessee & Wyoming, became RCPE #6450.