Baldwin VO660 Demonstrator Roster

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1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
Total4
BLW 299622994/39Ia
BLW 335Standard Steel 335Standard Steel 12Standard Steel 6712623351/40Ib
BLW 336EJ&E 270623363/40Ib
BLW 337CofG 5623372/40Ib

Preservation

  • Railroader’s Memorial Museum, Altoona, Pennsylvania – ex BLW 335

Dispositions

  • Baldwin 335 – Standard Steel Works 335

Succession

  • Baldwin 299 > Baldwin shop switcher
  • Baldwin 335 > Standard Steel Works 335 > Standard Steel Works 12 > Standard Steel Works 6712 > to Railroader’s Memorial Museum, Altoona, Pennsylvania
  • Baldwin 336 > demonstrated in Chicago area in March, 1940 > to Elgin Joliet & Eastern 270, May 7, 1940, and assigned as plant switcher at US Steel’s South Chicago Works > rebuilt as Elgin Joliet & Eastern slug T-5, in 1964 > to LGN, May, 1989
  • Baldwin 337 > demonstrated in the Atlanta, Georgia, area > to Central of Georgia 5, October, 1940 > continued to operate in Baldwin paint and lettering until at least 1946 > retired 1965 > traded in to EMD

Reference

  • John F. Kirkland, The Diesel Builders, Volume Three: Baldwin Locomotive Works, Interurban Press, 1994, pgs 36-
  • Gary W. Dozall and Stephen F. Dozall, Diesels From Eddystone: The Story of Baldwin Diesel Locomotives, Kalmbach Books, 1984