Colorado & Eastern EMD NW5 Roster

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GN 186BN 986COE 986347912/46E687I
GN 190BN 990COE 990348312/46E687I
GN 192BN 992COE 992348512/46E687I
GN 194BN 994COE 994348712/46E687I

Preservation

  • Lake Superior Railroad Museum, Duluth, Minnesota – ex Burlington Northern 992

Dispositions

  • Council Bluffs & Ottumwa Railway 992 – ex CO&E 992
  • Council Bluffs Railway 992 – ex CO&E 992
  • Denver Rock Island 986 – ex CO&E 986
  • Denver Terminal Railway 986 – ex CO&E 986
  • Great Western Railway 994 – ex CO&E 994
  • Iowa Southern 990. 992. 994 – ex CO&E 990, 992, 994
  • Kyle Railroad 990 – ex CO&E 990

Succession

  • CO&E 986 – built as Great Northern 186 > to Burlington Northern 986 in the 1970 merger > retired April, 1982 > to Colorado & Eastern July, 1982 > to Denver Teminal Railway 986 in February, 1987 > to Denver Rock Island 986 > scrapped 1996
  • CO&E 990 – built as Great Northern 190 > to Burlington Northern 990 in the 1970 merger > retired April, 1982 > to Colorado & Eastern 990 in July, 1982 > to Kyle Railroad 990 > to Iowa Southern 990
  • CO&E 992 – built as Great Northern 192 > to Burlington Northern 992 in the 1970 merger > retired April, 1982 > to Colorado & Eastern 992 in August, 1982 > to Iowa Southern 992 in September, 1988 > to Council Bluffs & Ottumwa Railway 992 in 1991 > to Council Bluffs Railway 992 in 1991 > sold to Lake Superior Railroad Museum, Duluth, Minnesota, restored as Great Northern 192 in 1995
  • CO&E 994 – built as Great Northern 194 > to Burlington Northern 994 in the 1970 merger > retired May, 1982 > to Colorado & Eastern 994 in July, 1982 > to Great Western Railway 994 > to Iowa Southern 994 in September, 1988 > to Council Bluffs & Ottumwa 994 > to Council Bluffs Railway 994 in 1991 > scrapped

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