Athearn Genesis HO Scale: EMD GP15-1 - DCC & Sound - Chicago & North Western 'Operation Lifesaver'
Nose mounted “Gong” style bell
1990’s “Traditional” yellow paint scheme
Separate Switch Broom included
ROAD NUMBER SPECIFIC FEATURES:
C&NW purchased 25 GP15-1’s in 1976 to supplement their collection of used and original road switcher fleet. They could be found in local service in the Chicago area and other upper Midwest points on the C&NW system. By the time of the UP merger in 1995 there were only 10 of them left in service.