Central Railroad of New Jersey EMD SW1 Roster

SW1 Builder List | SW1 Roster Index

1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
CNJ 1009CR 84048051/39E257I
CNJ 10108061/39E257I
CNJ 1011CR 840716102/42E465Ib
CNJ 1012CR 840816112/42E465Ib
B&O 200B&O 8400CNJ 840010988/40E324Ia
B&O 205B&O 8405CNJ 8405CR 841511038/41E324Ia


All CNJ SW1’s shared the same class, SD-24


CNJ bought two units from parent Baltimore & Ohio on May 1, 1970, retaining their old numbers in the unified numbering system used by Baltimore & Ohio, Chesapeake & Ohio, Central Railroad of New Jersey, and Western Maryland.

Conrail Merger

Only three SW1’s were still on the roster at the time of the merger into Conrail on April 1, 1976


  • Pocono Northeast Railroad PNER 601 “Luzene County”, Exeter, Pennsylvania, ex CNJ 1012


  • 1973: CNJ 8400
  • 1975: CNJ 1009, 1010


  • James Mischke, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Diesel Locomotive Roster, Panther Hollow Press, 1998, pgs 58-59