Baltimore & Ohio Alco S4 9082

Baltimore & Ohio Alco S4 9082 at Kingdale, Illinois, May 15, 1971. Photographer: Robert Margolin.
Baltimore & Ohio Alco S4 9082 at Kingdale, Illinois, May 15, 1971. Photographer: unknown.

B&O S4 9082

  • Group: Baltimore & Ohio 9078-9097
  • Railroad class: DS-5a (1956-1957), SA-3 (1957-1965), S-4 (1965-)
  • Builder number: Alco 81864
  • Builder date: May, 1956
  • Weight: 230,000 lbs.
  • Gear ratio: 75:16
  • Horsepower: 1000
  • Prime mover: Alco turbocharged 6-cylinder inline 539
  • Main generator: General Electric 5GT563C3
  • Traction motors: General Electric 5GE731D3
  • Production: 651 units between June, 1950, and January, 1961
  • Baltimore & Ohio ownership:

Baltimore & Ohio 9082

Built as Baltimore & Ohio 9082 in 1956. Sold for scrap to Ampole Wrecking & Demolition of Jersey City, New Jersey, on December 30, 1974.

About This Image

Scanned from a 616 negative negative owned by Digital Rail Artist.

Reference

  • James Mischke, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Diesel Roster, 2nd. Ed., Panther Hollow Press, 1998, Pg 64.