FRISCO

St. Louis - San Francisco

Frisco was an original owner, it acquired these models new from Baldwin:
VO660, VO1000, DS4-4-1000(SC)

VO660

Frisco 60
Blackhawk Films slide
(Fred Byerly collection)
- collection of Mark Laundry

Springfield, MO - Jan. 21, 1964
60

VO660
c/n 64253, b/d 5/1942

- built by Baldwin for stock, 1941
- sold to Frisco, 1942
- delivered as Frisco #600
- may have been used on the Alabama, Tennessee & Northern
- renumberd as Frisco #60, 1951

VO1000

EMD re-powered VO1000's 200 to 203, 205, 206, 210 & 215 were reported to be at
Chrome Crankshaft in 1980, they later went to the US Navy, see USN Gallery & Roster


Frisco 200
photo by: Tom Golden
- collection of Sam Beck

Burnham, IL - April 19, 1980
200

VO1000
c/n 64258, b/d 11/1941

- built for Frisco as #200, repowered by EMD, 1957
- to Chrome Crankshaft
- to USN as 65-00624, NAD Crane #8
- to Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, 2015

Frisco 202
photo by: Gerry Putz
Chicago, IL - Nov. 17, 1979
202

VO1000
c/n 64260, b/d 12/1941

- built for Frisco as #202, repowered by EMD, 1957
- to Chrome Crankshaft
- to LS&BC, returned to Chrome Crankshaft
- to USN as 65-00368(2nd), last reported to be still in service

FAST-EFFICIENT-ECONOMICAL
Baldwin Advertisement
Railway Age, June 5, 1943
Frisco 205 photo by: Lon Coone
Kansas City, MO - August 2, 78
205

VO1000
c/n 64411, b/d 7/1942

- built for Frisco as #205
- repowered by EMD, 1957
- to Chrome Crankshaft
- to USN as 65-00072(2nd), last reported to be still in service

Frisco 210
Photo by: Gerry Putz
Chicago, IL - Nov. 17, 1979
210

VO1000
c/n 69780, b/d 11/1943

- built for Frisco as #210
- repowered by EMD, 1957
- to Chrome Crankshaft
- to USN as 65-00623

Frisco 215
photo by: Gerry Putz
Chicago, IL - Nov. 17, 1979
215

VO1000
c/n 70126, b/d 1/1944

- built for Frisco as #215
- repowered by EMD, 1957
- to Chrome Crankshaft
- to USN as 65-00095(2nd), see USN Photo Gallery page

Frisco 218
photo by: Owen Leander
- collection of Mark Laundry

Kanasa City, MO - May 3, 1970
218

VO1000
c/n 70869, b/d 6/1944

- built for Frisco as #218
- not EMD repowered

Frisco 219
Baldwin Advertisement
Railway Age, August 12, 1944
219

VO1000
c/n 70870, b/d 6/1944

- built for Frisco as #219
- not EMD repowered
Frisco 219 Frisco 219

Frisco 236
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

Springfield, MO - May 27, 1970
236

VO1000
c/n 71567, b/d 6/1946

- built for Frisco as #236
- not EMD repowered

DS4-4-1000(SC)

Frisco 239
Blackhawk Films slide
(Fred Byerly collection)
- collection of Mark Laundry

Springfield, MO - Jan. 11, 1968
239

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 73917, b/d 12/1948

- built for Frisco as #239
- traded to EMD, 1969



The copyrights for all photos are assumed to rest with the photographers.


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