RailPictures.Net Photo: WAMX 705 Eastern Idaho Railroad EMD RDSLUG/RDMATE at Rupert, Idaho by David Stewart
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Eastern Idaho Railroad (more..)
Rupert, Idaho, USA (more..)
February 27, 2011
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WAMX 705 (more..)
David Stewart (more..)
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WAMX 705 is a former CR GP30 nee PRR now converted to a Road Mate, it's mother unit is a former C&NW GP50. So CSX isn't the only ones with a 30 style slug. Of the 52 GP30s PRR purchased which were classified as a EF-22, this is the only known unit still turning a wheel in revenue service. WAMX 302 seen at the following link is also a as built PRR unit but it's life has been cut short as it stands out of service. The unit was converted to Remote Control Receiver Platform. http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=390914&nseq=3 If you look closely one can still make out the mounting pads where PRR's train phone system antennas were mounted along the edge of the roof line.
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