Great Northern EMD SW7 Roster

SW7 Builder List | SW7 Roster Index | SW Phases

1st No.2nd No.3rd No.4th No.BldrDateOrderPhase
Total11
GN 11BN 143108696/506050II
GN 12BN 144108706/506050II
GN 13BN 145108716/506050II
GN 163BN 13595693/504005I
GN 164BN 13695703/504005I
GN 165BN 13795713/504005I
GN 166BN 13895723/504005I
GN 167BN 13995733/504005I
GN 168BN 14095743/504005I
GN 169BN 14195753/504005I
GN 170BN 14295763/504005I

Succession

  • GN 11 > to Burlington Northern 143 in the 1970 merger > retired July, 1985
  • GN 12 > to Burlington Northern 144 in the 1970 merger > retired October, 1985 > to PLM Railcar Maintenance 144, Miles City, Montana, September, 1987 > to Transico Rail Services 144 > to Trinity Railcar in 1998 > scrapped April, 2006
  • GN 13 > to Burlington Northern 145 in the 1970 merger > retired October, 1985 > scrapped Southwest Railroad Parts, Frt Worth, Texas
  • GN 163 > to Burlington Northern 135 in the 1970 merger > retired April, 1982
  • GN 164 > to Burlington Northern 136 in the 1970 merger > retired October, 1985 > to Independent Locomotive Service, Minneapolis, Minnesota > to Northern States Power, May, 1986
  • GN 165 > to Burlington Northern 137 in the 1970 merger > retired October, 1985 > scrapped Southwest Railroad Car Parts, Ft Worth, Texas
  • GN 166 > to Burlington Northern 138 in the 1970 merger > retired May, 1982
  • GN 167 > to Burlington Northern 139 in the 1970 merger > retired October, 1985 > scrapped Southwest Railroad Car Parts, Ft Worth, Texas
  • GN 168 > to Burlington Northern 140 in the 1970 merger > retired July, 1985 > to Great Western Railroad of Colorado 140 in January, 1986 > leased to American Coal Company 140, Windsor, Colorado, late 1986 > returned to Great Western Railroad of Colorado 140 > to Liberty Rail Services 140 in 1988
  • GN 169 > to Burlington Northern 141 in the 1970 merger > retired October, 1985 > to Independent Locomotive Services, Minneapolis, Minnesota, by early 1986 > to Enron Chemical 1367, June, 1986
  • GN 170 > to Burlington Northern 142 in the 1970 merger > retired July, 1985

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