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Electric locomotives (Qbfmcpk)

Locomotives in which the propulsion is effected by electric motors mounted on the vehicle; the electric power usually comes from an external source. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Locomotives by motive power (Qbfmcp)
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Diesel locomotives (Qbfmcpd)
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