EMD SW1 Demonstrator Roster

SW1 Builder List | SW1 Roster Index

1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
Total10
EMC 755Inland Steel 5175512/38E292I
EMC 802SAL 12008023/39E236I
EMC 803MP - FWB 18031/39E232I
EMC 804SP 10008042/39E257I
EMC 805CNJ 1009CR 84048051/39E229I
EMC 806CNJ 10108061/39E229I
EMC 905CofG 19058/39E287I
EMC 906WP 501SN 4019068/39E283I
EMC 911Great Lakes Steel 1191110/39E349I
EMC 1023Great Lakes Steel 1210239/40E349Ia

Preservation

  • California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento, California – EMC 804, not yet restored
  • Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah, Georgia – EMC 905, preserved as Central of Georgia 1
  • Western Pacific Railroad Museum, Portola, California – EMC 906, preserved as Western Pacific 501

Sales

  • EMC 755 > to Inland Steel 51
  • EMC 802 > to Seaboard Air Line 1200 > retired March, 1966
  • EMC 803 > to Ft Worth Belt 1, a Missouri Pacific subsidiary > renumbered Ft Worth Belt 6018 at unknown date > retired 1966 > traded in to EMD
  • EMC 804 > to Southern Pacific 1000 > retired December, 1967 > to Holly Sugar 1, Santa Ana, California, January, 1968 > transferred to Holly Sugar at Tracy, California, March, 1981 > preserved at California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento, California
  • EMC 805 > to Central Railroad of New Jersey 1009 > to CR 8404 in April, 1976, merger
  • EMC 806 > to Central Railroad of New Jersey 1010 > retired before 1976
  • EMC 905 > to Central of Georgia 1 > sold to Atlanta, Stone Mountain & Lithonia 1, January, 1957 > to Greenville & Northern 1, Greenville, South Carolina > to Carolina Piedmont Division, South Carolina Central Railroad CPDR 1 > restored as Central of Georgia 1 at Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah, Georgia
  • EMC 906 > to Western Pacific 501, September, 1939 > to Sacramento Northern 401, December, 1965 > stored in the late 1970’s at Stockton, California > rebuilt by Western Pacific in 1981 for online customer Corn Products Corporation, Stockton, California > donated by CPC in 1987 and preserved at Western Pacific Railroad Museum, Oroville, California, and restored as Western Pacific 501
  • EMC 911 > to Great Lakes Steel 11
  • EMC 1023 > to Great Lakes Steel 12

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