Chicago & North Western EMC SW Roster

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1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
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M&StL D-838M&StL 61C&NW 617499/38E213II
EMC 655C&NW 1201:1C&NW BU-16551/37E233II

Dispositions

  • Lipsett Steel – ex C&NW 61

Succession

  • C&NW 61 – built as Minneapolis & St Louis D-838 > renumbered Minneapolis & St Louis 61 in March, 1956 > to Chicago & North Western 61 in the November, 1960, merger > retired in April, 1961 > sold for scrap to Lippset Steel Company
  • C&NW 1201 (1st) – built as EMC demonstrator 655 > to Chicago & North Western 1201 (1st) in January, 1937 > rebuilt as Chicago & North Western slug BU-1 in October, 1956 > retired May, 1982 > traded in to EMD, April, 1986 > scrapped by St Louis Auto Shredding Madison, Illinois

Retirements

  • 1961 – C&NW 61

Slug program

  • 1956 – C&NW 1201:1

Reference

  • Utah Rails – EMC Winton 201 and EMD 567 powered switchers builder list
  • Don Dover and Dan Dover, “Winton Switchers, Extra 2200 South, July/August/September, 1971, pgs 27-29
  • Paul K. Withers and on Strack, Diesels of the Chicago & North Western, Withers Publishing, 1995, pg 44, 130, 286