ATSF logo ATSF Diesel Roster
GE U30CG
master power roster with specifications and references
menu navigation: road number navigation:
main
menu
 
roster
model
menu
 
U30CG
roster
you are here
img ref
menu
 
U30CG
images
modeling
menu
 
U30CG
modeling
scroll to
and click
on desired
road
number

   
ATSF
400 class
   
ATSF
8000 class

specifications:
power:  hp
weight:  lbs
tractive effort:&Unbsp; lbs @ mph
  engine: 
fuel capacity:  gals
alternator / generator: 
dynamic brakes: 
  trucks: 
traction motors: 
gear ratio:  77:26de132
 
roster:
400 class
road
numbers
model builder info history disposition
 400:2 








 8000 
 8000 


 8000 
U30CG builder:  GE11,x2
date:  Nov676,7,x2
serial no.:  363466,7,16,x2
requisition no.:
  391-8772311
production order no.:
  192511
numbered:   400 :
    • delivered:  Nov67de132,
  assignment:  passenger service:
    • paint:  SRW4,17p,de132p,x2p
    • logo:  small black "Santa Fe" on side
    • steam generator:  equipped4,
  assignment:  freight service ca. Apr69de132:
    • gear ratio:  74:18de132  date 
    • steam generator:  removed ???694;
renumbered:   8000 4,6 Apr704,
  repainted:   8000  ???724:
    • paint:  BYT24,de132p
    • logo:  54in "Santa Fe" on side,
  repainted:   8000   date :
    • paint:  BYW2
    • logo:  54in "Santa Fe" on side
    • nose herald:  solid blue cigarband4 after
        midJun72
retired:  22Sep804,de132;
traded:  to GE4,de132 ???804 for B36-7
    seriesde132
 401:2 








 8001 
U30CG builder:  GE11
date:  Nov677
serial no.:  363477,16
requisition no.:
  391-8772311
production order no.:
  192511
numbered:   401 :
    • delivered:  Nov67de132,
  assignment:  passenger service:
    • paint:  SRW4,de132p
    • logo:  small black "Santa Fe" on side
    • steam generator:  equipped4,
  assignment:  freight service ca. Apr69de132:
    • gear ratio:  74:18de132  date 
    • steam generator:  removed ???694;
renumbered:   8001 4,6 Apr704,
  repainted:   8001   date :
    • paint:  BYW2de132p
    • logo:  54in "Santa Fe" on side
    • nose herald:  "outlined" yellow cigarband4,de132p
        after midJun72,
  repainted:   BYW2  after 1977de132:
    • nose herald:  solid blue cigarbandde132p
retired:  22Sep804,de132;
traded:  to GE4,de132 ???804 for B36-7
    seriesde132
 402:2  U30CG builder:  GE11
date:  Nov677
serial no.:  363487,16
requisition no.:
  391-8772311
production order no.:
  192511
numbered:   402 :
    • delivered:  Nov67de132,
  assignment:  passenger service:
    • paint:  SRW4,de132p
    • logo:  small black "Santa Fe" on side
    • steam generator:  equipped4,
  assignment:  freight service ca. Apr69de132:
    • gear ratio:  74:18de132  date 
    • steam generator:  removed ???694;
renumbered:   8002 4,6,de132p Apr704,
  repainted:   8002   date :
    • paint:  BYW2de132
    • logo:  54in "Santa Fe" on side
    • nose herald:  solid blue cigarband4,de132
        after midJun72,
retired:  22Sep804,de132;
traded:  to GE4,de132 ???804 for B36-7
    seriesde132
 403:2  U30CG builder:  GE11
date:  Nov677
serial no.:  363497,16
requisition no.:
  391-8772311
production order no.:
  192511
numbered:   403 :
    • delivered:  Nov67de132,
  assignment:  passenger service:
    • paint:  SRW4,de132p
    • logo:  small black "Santa Fe" on side
    • steam generator:  equipped4,
  assignment:  freight service ca. Apr69de132:
    • gear ratio:  74:18de132  date 
    • steam generator:  removed ???694;
renumbered:   8003 4,6 Apr704,
  repainted:   8003   date :
    • paint:  BYW2de132p
    • logo:  54in "Santa Fe" on side
    • nose herald:  "outlined" yellow cigarband4,de132p
        after midJun72,
  repainted:   8003  before 27Oct79de132:
    • nose herald:  solid blue cigarbandde132p
retired:  22Sep804,de132;
traded:  to GE4,de132 ???804 for B36-7
    seriesde132
 404:2  U30CG builder:  GE11
date:  Nov677
serial no.:  363507,16
requisition no.:
  391-8772311
production order no.:
  192511
numbered:   404 :
    • delivered:  Nov67de132,
  assignment:  passenger service:
    • paint:  SRW4,de132p,x13p
    • logo:  small black "Santa Fe" on side
    • steam generator:  equipped4,
  assignment:  freight service ca. Apr69de132:
    • gear ratio:  74:18de132  date 
    • steam generator:  removed ???694;
renumbered:   8004 4,6 Apr704,
  repainted:   8004  ???734:
    • paint:  BYT24
    • logo:  54in "Santa Fe" on side,
  repainted:   8004  Jun72-Fall72:
    • paint:  BYW2de132
    • logo:  54in "Santa Fe" on side
    • nose herald:  "outlined" yellow cigarband4,de132p,
  repainted:   8004   date :
    • nose herald:  solid blue cigarband4
retired:  22Sep804,de132;
traded:  to GE4,de132 ???804 for B36-7
    seriesde132
 405:2  U30CG builder:  GE11
date:  Nov677
serial no.:  363517
requisition no.:
  391-8772311
production order no.:
  192511
numbered:   405 :
    • delivered:  Nov67de132,
  assignment:  passenger service:
    • paint:  SRW4
    • logo:  small black "Santa Fe" on side
    • steam generator:  equipped4,
  assignment:  freight service ca. Apr69de132:
    • gear ratio:  74:18de132  date 
    • steam generator:  removed ???694;
renumbered:   8005 4,6,de132p Apr704,
  repainted:   8005   date :
    • paint:  BYW2
    • logo:  54in "Santa Fe" on side
    • nose herald:  "outlined" yellow cigarband4
        midJun72-Oct721
  repainted   8005  after 1977de132:
    • nose herald:  solid blue cigarbandde132p
retired:  22Sep804,de132;
traded:  to GE4,de132 ???804 for B36-7
    seriesde132
 
references:
  1 Joe McMillan, Santa Fe's Diesel Fleet, 1975.
  2 Joe McMillan, Wheat Lines and Super Freights, vol 2, 1992.
  4 Gregg Fuhriman, private roster data.
  6 Tom Chandler, web ATSF roster information.
  7 Jean-Denis Bachand, "The Diesel Shop" at www.thedieselshop.us/DataU30CG.HTML.
11 David Dallner, private ATSF roster information.
14 Lloyd Stagner, Santa Fe, 1940-1971, vol. 3.
16 David Dallner, private correspondence.
17 Steve Allen Goen, Santa Fe in the Lone Star State, vol. 1, 2000.
 
de132 Paul K. Withers, "Diesel Era," vol. 13, no.2, March/April 2002.
 
    x2 "Extra 2200 South," issue 2, February 1968.
  x13 "Extra 2200 South," issue 13, February-March 1969.
13 "Extra 2200 South," issue 129, pp. 32f.
 
abbreviations:
 BYT2  -- blue with yellow ends ("bookends") paint, large "Santa Fe" logo on long hood
 BYW2  -- blue and yellow warbonnet paint, large "Santa Fe" logo on long hood and cigarband herald
GE -- General Electric
 SRW  -- silver and red warbonnet paint, a variety of cigarband heralds (see "history" for types)
 
notes:
  This catalog is formatted for 8½x11 portrait printing; margin adjustment might be necessary.
  Last upgraded 14 September 2020.

  Format ©copyright