Chicago & North Western Baldwin VO660 Roster Roster

VO660 Builder List | VO660 Roster Index | VO660 Phases

1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
Total13
CMO 58C&NW 146715726/45IVc
CMO 59C&NW 147715736/45IVc
CMO 68C&NW 68715746/45IVc
C&NW 1237715744/45IVb
C&NW 1238715754/45IVb
C&NW 1239715765/45IVb
C&NW 1240715796/45IVc
C&NW 1241715806/45IVc
C&NW 1242715816/45IVc
C&NW 1243715696/45IVc
C&NW 1244715706/45IVc
C&NW 1245715716/45IVc
C&NW 1246715758/45IVc

Dispositions

  • Northwestern Steel & Wire 1 – ex C&NW 1245
  • Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois – ex CMO 58, 59, 68, C&NW 1237

Succession

  • CMO 58 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567 engines and new hoods, February, 1959, uprated to 900 horsepower > renumbered Chicago & North Western 146, October, 1968 > retired February, 1981 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois, February, 1981
  • CMO 59 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567 engines and new hoods, February, 1959, uprated to 900 horsepower > renumbered Chicago & North Western 147, October, 1968 > retired October, 1976 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporatin, Mt Vernon, Illinois, October, 1976
  • CMO 68 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567 engines and new hoods, December, 1958, uprated to 900 horsepower > renumbered Chicago & North Western 68 > retired October, 1976 > sold for scrap to Precision National, Mt Vernon, Illinois
  • C&NW 1237 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, November, 1958, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired February, 1981 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois, February, 1981
  • C&NW 1238 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, March, 1959, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired July, 1977 > disposition unknown
  • C&NW 1239 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, December, 1958, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired February, 1981 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois, February, 1981
  • C&NW 1240 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, January, 1959, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired February, 1981 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois, February, 1981
  • C&NW 1241 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, December, 1958, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired February, 1981 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois, February, 1981
  • C&NW 1242 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, July, 1957, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired February, 1981 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois, February, 1981
  • C&NW 1243 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, December, 1958, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired February, 1981 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois, February, 1981
  • C&NW 1244 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, November, 1958, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired June, 1978 > disposition unknown
  • C&NW 1245 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, June, 1959, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired February, 1981 > to Northwestern Steel & Wire 1
  • C&NW 1246 > rebuilt by EMD with 8 cylinder 567C engines and new hoods, January, 1959, uprated to 900 horsepower > retired February, 1981 > sold for scrap to Precision National Corporation, Mt Vernon, Illinois, February, 1981

EMD Rebuild Program

  • 1957 – C&NW 1242
  • 1958 – CMO 68, C&NW 1237, 1239, 1241, 1243, 1244
  • 1959 – CMO 58, 59, C&NW 1238, 1240, 1245, 1246

Retirements

  • 1976 – CMO 59, 68
  • 1977 – C&NW 1238
  • 1978 – C&NW 1244
  • 1981 – CMO 58, C&NW 1237, 1239, 1240, 1241, 1242, 1243, 1245, 1246

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