Great Northern EMD NW3 Roster

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1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
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GN 5400GN 17586911/39E261I
GN 5401GN 17687011/39E261I
GN 5402GN 1778909/40E334I
GN 5403GN 1788914/41E413I
GN 5404GN 17989212/41E437I
GN 5405GN 18017193/42E480I
GN 5406GN 18117203/42E480I

Preservation

  • Whitefish, Montana – ex GN 181

Dispositions

  • A.E. Stanley 179 – ex GN 179
  • Anaconda Aluminum 900 – ex GN 181
  • Clinchfield Railroad 361 – ex GN 180
  • George R. Sillcott – ex GN 180
  • Railway Equipment Company – ex GN 179, 180

Succession

  • GN 5400 > renumbered Great Northern 175 in 1943 > traded in to EMD February, 1965
  • GN 5401 > renumbered Great Northern 176 in 1943 > traded in to EMD February, 1965
  • GN 5402 > renumbered Great Northern 177 in 1943 > traded in to EMD March, 1965
  • GN 5403 > renumbered Great Northern 178 in 1943 > traded in to EMD March, 1965
  • GN 5404 > renumbered Great Northern 179 in 1943 > to Railway Equipment Company, June, 1968 > to A. E. Stanley 179, Morrisville, Pennsylvania > re-engined, still in use there in 2018
  • GN 5405 > renumbered Great Northern 180 in 1943 > to Railway Equipment Company, June, 1968 > to G. R. Sillcott >  to Cliinchfield Railroad 316 in November, 1970 > stored since c. 1975 > traded in to EMD in November, 1983
  • GN 5406 > renumbered Great Northern 181 in 1943 > to Anaconda Aluminum 900, August, 1965 > on display at Whitefish, Montana, and restored as Great Northern 181

Retirements

  • 1965 – GN 175, 176, 177, 178, 181
  • 1968 – GN 179, 180

Traded in to EMD

  • 1965 – GN 175, 1976, 177, 178

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