GP10 #2511 - Waynoka, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog
N 36° 35.030 W 098° 52.977
14S E 510471 N 4048713
Quick Description: A GP10 in Hudson Bay Railway livery, #2511, on display at the Waynoka Historical Society (former Atchison-Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad station) in Waynoka, Oklahoma.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 10/31/2019 7:30:16 AM
Waymark Code: WM11J9A
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 1

Long Description:
This GP10 locomotive is on display at the Waynoka Historical Society (housed in the old ATSF railroad station) in Waynoka, Oklahoma. Built in 1957 by EMD as a GP9, the locomotive was rebuilt as a GP10 in 1970. After serving in several railroad companies, the engine was retired in 2000 and donated to Waynoka. The locomotive languished on siding at the Burlington Northern rail yard in Waynoka until it was moved to its present location in 2007. While there are plans to re-paint the locomotive in the vintage blue and yellow Santa Fe "war bonnet" paint, the locomotive still carries the green and yellow of the Hudson Bay Railway. The locomotive is not fenced but the cab is locked.

A news article about this locomotive is here.

Another news article that includes a detailed history of this locomotive is here.

Other photos of this locomotive can be found here.
Locomotive Type: (required): Diesel Electric

Do you need to pay an entrance fee to view this locomotive? (required): No

How accessible is this locomotive display? (Required): Only touching is allowed.

If "other" what is the engine type? (optional): Not listed

If a fee is required what is the approximate cost for admittance? (optional): Not listed

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