ATSF Fairbanks Morse H12-44 510

ATSF FM H12-44 510 at Chicago, Illinois, June 5, 1970. Photographer: Lee Hastman. Scanned from a 620 negative owned by Digital Rail Artist
ATSF FM H12-44 510 at Chicago, Illinois, June 5, 1970. Photographer: Lee Hastman.

ATSF H12-44 510

  • Group: ATSF 504-516
  • Railroad class: 503 class
  • Builder number: FM 12L441
  • Builder date: November, 1951
  • Order number: LD-116
  • Phase: Ia
  • Horsepower: 1200
  • Prime mover: Non-turbocharged 6-cylinder FM opposed piston 38D8 1/8
  • Main generator: Westinghouse 481B
  • Traction motors: Westinghouse 362B
  • Production: 338 units between May, 1950, and March, 1961
  • ATSF ownership: 62 units

ATSF 510

Built as ATSF 510 in November, 1951, as part of the railroad’s second order, for ten units. It was retired in July, 1972, and traded in to General Electric in 1973.

About This Image

Scanned from a 620 negative owned by Digital Rail Artist.

Reference

  • John F. Kirkland, The Diesel Builders: Fairbanks-Morse and Lima-Hamilton, Interurban Press, 1985, pgs 99-100
  • OldATSFRR.org – ATSF FM H12-44 roster