Bessemer & Lake Erie Alco RSD15 Roster

RSD15 Builder List | RSD15 Roster Index

1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
Total6
DM&IR 50B&LE 881Cartier 91817563/59S3258II
DM&IR 51B&LE 882Cartier 92817573/59S3258II
DM&IR 52B&LE 883Cartier 95817583/59S3258II
DM&IR 53B&LE 884Cartier 96817593/59S3258II
DM&IR 54B&LE 885Cartier 93817603/59S3258II
DM&IR 55B&LE 886Cartier 94817613/59S3258II

Abbreviations

  • B&LE – Bessemer & Lake Erie
  • Cartier – Cartier Railway
  • DM&IR – Duluth Missabe & Iron Range

Succession

  • B&LE 881 – built as Duluth Missabe & Iron Range 50 > to Bessemer & Lake Erie 881 in 1964 > to Cartier 91, scrapped 1988
  • B&LE 882 – built as Duluth Missabe & Iron Range 51 >to Bessemer & Lake Erie 882 in 1964 > to Cartier 92, scrapped 1988
  • B&LE 883 – built as Duluth Missabe & Iron Range 52 >to Bessemer & Lake Erie 883 in 1964 > to Cartier 95, scrapped 1988
  • B&LE 884 – built as Duluth Missabe & Iron Range 53 >to Bessemer & Lake Erie 884 in 1964 > to Cartier 96, scrapped 1988
  • B&LE 885 – built as Duluth Missabe & Iron Range 54 >to Bessemer & Lake Erie 885 in 1964 > to Cartier 93, scrapped 1988
  • B&LE 886 – built as Duluth Missabe & Iron Range 55 >to Bessemer & Lake Erie 886 in 1964 > to Cartier 94, scrapped 1988

Reference

  • American Locomotive Company, Complete Works – Vol. 8, pg 88