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GA8 EMD 8-567C engine. Thought to be serial #24700 built December 1958 or #25651 built February 1959.



EMD GA8 demonstrator at the LaGrange plant. This is taken from an EMD 1960 pocket callendar and enhanced. Disposition of this unit is unknown if serial # is 24700.
Prototype, ordered 2/17/58; demo on Coronation Colll'y 1959 ? (possibly rebuilt to dynamic brake test bed?). Electro-mechanical drive (B-B) with 2 underslung traction motors driving cardan shafts and helical gears on modified freight car type trucks (bogies).