Pennsylvania Railroad EMC SW Roster

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1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
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EMC 680PRR 3908PRR 5911PRR 85116806/37E170II

Railroad classes

  • AA-5 (1938)
  • (B-B)6E-(odd) – (1946)
  • ES-6 – (1947)
  • ES-6(5911) – 1951
  • ES-6 – 1966

Succession

  • PRR 3908 – built as EMD demonstrator 680 and tested on the Pennsylvania in June, 1937, for use at the General Motors plant at Linden, New Jersey > to Pennsylvania Railroad 3908 in August, 1937 > renumbered Pennsylvania Railroad 5911 in early 1942 > re-built with a 6-cylinder EMD 567A in November, 1956 > placed in storage in the mid-1960’s > retired March, 1968, a month before the Penn Central merger

Retirement

  • 1968 – PRR 5911

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