RailPictures.Net Photo: CO 3900 Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O) EMD GP39 at Handley, West Virginia by Doug Lilly
 
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» Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O) (more..)
» EMD GP39 (more..)
» Unknown
» Handley, West Virginia, USA (more..)
» May 18, 1981
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» CO 3900 (more..)
» Unknown
» Doug Lilly (more..)
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EMD’s GP39 was a limited-production model, only penetrating the rosters of three railroads. Industrial Kennecott Copper bought one, shortline Atlanta & St. Andrews Bay purchased two, and Class 1 Chesapeake & Ohio took delivery of twenty of the 2300 horsepower units. Here C&O “class unit” 3900 moves around the yard at Handley, West Virginia. The unit was later converted to CSX road slug 2355.
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