2824 shuffles cars at Vancouver, WA.
Vancouver is a busy junction point between the main lines leading to Seattle to the north, Portland, OR across the river to the south and Spokane, WA to the east. It is also the location of multiple minor deep water international shipping docks in the Columbia River. Most of the nearby oceanic shipping port docks are on the Oregon side of the river as well as lining the north end of the Willamette River. Owner: BNSF Railway
Model: Rebuilt EMD GP39M Built As: CB&Q 974 (GP30)
Serial Number: 28296
Order No: 7652
Frame Number: 7652-5
Built: 6/1963 Notes: Ex-CB&Q
Other locos with this serial: BNSF 2824 (GP39M) BN 2251 (GP30) BN 2823 (GP39M) CB&Q 974 (GP30)