Western Pacific #713

Technical Data

Builder GM EMD, La Grange, IL
Number 18169
Date April 1953
Type GP7
Wheel Arrangement B-B
Power Diesel-Electric
Gross Weight 123 tons
Horsepower 1500


  • Built new as Western Pacific Railroad No. 713 (Dual-control cab)
  • Retired January 1983, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Donated to the PLA by the Western Pacific, January 1984
  • In service, Niles Canyon Railway, Sunol, CA