CR 6609* Bethlehem, PA 7-16-1978

CR 6609* Bethlehem, PA 7-16-1978

Location

Bethlehem, PA
United States
40° 37' 33.3552" N, 75° 22' 13.6488" W

CR C30-7 6609* Test Unit follows SD40-2 6417 through Bethlehem in July, 1978. 

The 10 C30-7 3,000hp units were the first new six-axle power purchased by Conrail in 1977.

*Like 6609, many of the 10 C30-7's added a star and "Test Unit" under the model designation.

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