Elgin, Joliet & Eastern

The EJ&E was an original owner, it acquired these models new from Baldwin:
V0660, V01000, DR4-4-1500 A&B, DT6-6-2000(NA), DT6-6-2000(SC)
Other models were acquired from other sources.

VO660

- see VO660 for BLW 336 which was sold to EJ&E as #270
- see Armco Steel for ex. EJ&E #271

VO1000

EJE 476
Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
Joliet, IL - February 13, 1965
476

VO1000
c/n 64207, b/d 9/1941

- built for EJ&E as #476
- rebuilt 7/62 with 606SC engine from the DT-6-6-2000 rebuild program
- to Industrial Maintenance Service (IMS) 6/76
- to Gary Slag as #476
- back to IMS 6/80

EJE 477
Photo by: David Hutchinson
Joliet, IL - July, 1975
477

VO1000
c/n 64208, b/d 8/1941

- built for EJ&E as #477
- rebuilt with 606SC engine from the DT-6-6-2000 rebuild program

EJE 478
June 1976
478

VO1000
c/n 70884, b/d 7/1944

- built for EJ&E as #478
- rebuilt with 606SC engine from
the DT-6-6-2000 rebuild program
EJE 478
1979
Photos by: Robert Lambrecht

EJE 479
Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
Joliet, IL - July 11, 1965
479

VO1000
c/n 71938, b/d 8/1944

- built for EJ&E as #479
- rebuilt with 606SC engine from the DT-6-6-2000 rebuild program

EJE 480
Photo by: David Hutchinson
Joliet, IL - July, 1975
480

VO1000
c/n 71939, b/d 8/1944

- built for EJ&E as #480
- rebuilt with 606SC engine from the DT-6-6-2000 rebuild program

EJE 484
Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
Joliet, IL - February 13, 1965
484

VO1000
c/n 70304, b/d 10/1944

- built for EJ&E as #484
- rebuilt with 606SC engine from the DT-6-6-2000 rebuild program


DRS6-6-1500

EJE 500
Photos by: Chuck Zeiler
Joliet, IL - February 13, 1965
EJE 500
EJ&E 500

DRS-6-6-1500
c/n 73988, b/d 1/1949

- built for Bessemer & Lake Erie as #401
- to EJ&E 3/56
- to JolietRailway Equipment 5/75

EJE 501
Photos by: Chuck Zeiler
Joliet, IL - February 13, 1965
EJE 501
EJ&E 501

DRS-6-6-1500
c/n 73989, b/d 1/1949

- built for Bessemer & Lake Erie as #402
- to EJ&E 3/56
- to Striegel Equipment Corp. 6/73


DR4-4-1500

EJE 701
Photo by: Unknown
- collection of Tim Darnell

701

DR4-4-1500
c/n 73984, b/d 6/49

- built as Baldwin demonstrator #6001A1
- sold to EJ&E as #701A
- to B&O as #849, renumbered as #4201


Transfer Units

DT6-6-2000(NA)

EJE 100 EJE 100 Railway Age - June 29, 1946
100

DT6-6-2000(NA)
c/n 72831, b/d 5/1946

- prototype DT6-6-2000, built for the EJ&E
see 1946 Baldwin Magazine article A 2000 hp Workhorse in Action

DT6-6-2000(SC)

EJE 100
Photo by: Richard Caig
28" x 14" x 1/4" thick steel
702

DT6-6-2000(SC)
c/n 73710, b/d 3/1948

- built for EJ&E as #102
- rebuilt as #702 with Baldwin 606A engines
  • see 702 - Chris Edmonds photo

    EJE 704
    Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
    Joliet, IL - February 13, 1965
    704

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73712, b/d 3/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #104
    - rebuilt as #704 with Baldwin 606A engines

    EJE 708
    Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
    Joliet, IL - February 13, 1965
    708

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73716, b/d 4/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #108
    - rebuilt as #708 with Baldwin 606A engines

    EJE 711
    Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
    Joliet, IL - July 11, 1965
    711

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73719, b/d 5/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #111
    - rebuilt as #711 with Baldwin 606A engines

    EJE 909 909

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73717, b/d 4/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #109
    - rebuilt as #909 by EMD, 567C engines
    Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
    Joliet, Illinois - February 13, 1965

    EJE 912 EJE 912
    Photos by: Gerry Putz
    Rondout, IL - Aug. 10, 1972
    912

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73720, b/d 5/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #112
    - rebuilt as #912 by EMD, 567C engines

    EJE 913 913

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73721, b/d 5/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #113
    - rebuilt as #913 by EMD, 567C engines
    Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
    On the CB&Q setout track at Eola, IL - December 26, 1965

    EJE 118
    Photo by: Chuck Zeiler
    Joliet, IL - February 13, 1965
    118

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73726, b/d 7/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #118
    - not rebuilt or renumbered

    EJE 919 EJE 919
    Photos by: Gerry Putz
    Waukegan, IL - Aug. 10, 1972
    919

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73727, b/d 6/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #119
    - rebuilt as #919 by EMD, 567C engines

    EJE 920
    Photo by: Kim Piersol
    Griffith, IN - July 1, 1974
    920

    DT6-6-2000(SC)
    c/n 73728, b/d 8/1948

    - built for EJ&E as #120
    - rebuilt as #920 by EMD, 567C engines


    The last DT6-6-2000 was gone by 1976
    EJE Hood EJE Hood
    Photos by: David Hutchinson
    Joliet, IL - July 7, 1975


    EJ&E DT6-6-2000 Roster
    EJE 101 - 106 101 - 106

    Baldwin photo from bulletin 293
    - collection of Matthew Imbrogno

    original
    road number
    construction
    number
    builder's
    date
    rebuilt
    road number
    re-engined withrebuilt datenotes
    1007283105/46not rebuilt  prototype DT6-6-2000
    1017370903/48701Baldwin 606A4/57 
    1027371003/48702Baldwin 606A10/60 
    1037371103/48903EMD 567C02/56 
    1047371203/48704Baldwin 606A12/60 
    1057371304/48705Baldwin 606A9/57 
    1067371403/48906EMD 567C05/58 
    1077371504/48707Baldwin 606A10/56 
    1087371604/48708Baldwin 606A12/56 
    1097371704/48909EMD 567C01/58 
    1107371804/48910EMD 567C05/58 
    1117371905/48711Baldwin 606A1/58 
    1127372005/48912EMD 567C05/56 
    1137372105/48913EMD 567C06/58 
    1147372205/48914EMD 567C07/58 
    1157372305/48915EMD 567C07/56 
    1167372406/48916EMD 567C03/58 
    1177372507/48717Baldwin 606A10/62 
    1187372607/48not rebuilt   
    1197372707/48919EMD 567C06/57 
    1207372808/48920EMD 567C02/58 
    1217372909/48921EMD 567C04/57 
    1227373008/48722Baldwin 606A3/61 
    1237373109/48723Baldwin 606A2/57 
    1247373209/48924EMD 567C01/58 
    1257373309/48925EMD 567C10/58 
    1267467102/50726Baldwin 606A6/61Baldwin Demo #2001
    data source: [11] bibliography



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