Central Railroad of New Jersey EMD SW1 Roster

SW1 Builder List | SW1 Roster Index

1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
Total7
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

Class

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

Transfers

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

Dispositions

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

Retirements

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

Reference

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