Newly Contributed Photos

The following photos have been generously contributed over the past six months or so.
Check the What's New Page for a summary of all updates to this site over the past year.

Any and all photo contributions are welcome. Contact Info

indicates an existing unit on the Roster of Existing Baldwin Diesels or the RS-4-TC Roster


DS switchers from the BDZ Collection

NOPB 46
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

1-1954
New Orleans Public Belt 46

DS4-4-660
c/n 73040 - b/d 12/1946

- built for the NOPB as #46

Atlantic & West Point 677
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

Atlanta, GA - Feb. 7, 1969
Atlantic & West Point 677

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 74597, b/d 4/1949

- built for Atlantic & West Point #677
- to Jacksonville Port Authority as #102

Ironton 751
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

9-1951
Ironton 751

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 74600, b/d 7/1949

- built as Ironton 751
- to Conrail as 8354
- scrapped 1978

Knox & Kane 338 & 337
photo credit: Frank Vollhardt Jr.
- collection of Mark Laundry

Knox, PA - 11/7/1983
Knox & Kane 338

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 73572, b/d 3/1948

- built for Patapsco & Back Rivers as #338
- to Knox & Kane, 1982
- to Naporano Iron & Metal, 3/1989
Knox & Kane 337

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 73571, b/d 3/1948

- built for Patapsco & Back Rivers as #337
- to Knox & Kane, 1982
- scrapped at Marienville, PA, 4/2004


Pennsylvania Reading Seashore Lines from the BDZ Collection

PRSL 6001 PRSL 6001

DRS4-4-1500
c/n 74753, b/d 4/1950

- built for the PRSL as #6001
PRSL 6002 PRSL 6002

DRS4-4-1500
c/n 74754, b/d 4/1950

- built for the PRSL as #6002
photo credit: "Larry Eastwood Railroad Photos"
- collection of Mark Laundry

Camden, NJ - 6/1967
photo credit: "Larry Eastwood Railroad Photos"
- collection of Mark Laundry

Camden, NJ - 4/1967

PRSL 6008 PRSL 6008

AS16
c/n 75805, b/d 3/1953

- built for the PRSL as #6008
PRSL 6011 PRSL 6011

AS16
c/n 75850, b/d 3/1953

- built for the PRSL as #6011
photo credit: "Larry Eastwood Railroad Photos"
- collection of Mark Laundry

Camden, NJ - 1967
photo credit: "Railroad & Station Photos"
- collection of Mark Laundry

Atlantic City, NJ - Sept. 1954

PRSL 6012 PRSL 6012

AS16
c/n 75851, b/d 3/1953

- built for the PRSL as #6012
PRSL 6015 PRSL 6015

AS16
c/n 75854, b/d 4/1953

- built for the PRSL as #6015
photo by: Unknown - collection of Mark Laundry
Camden, NJ - 2/26/1968
photo credit: T. G. King / Sy Reich - collection of Mark Laundry
Atlantic City, NJ


OER 104 from Jonathan Spurlock

OER 104
photo by: Jonathan S. Spurlock
Orange Empire Museum, CA
1991-1993
Orange Empire Railway Museum OER 104

VO1000
c/n 71739, b/d 3/45

- built as US Navy #2, Schumaker, OK
- USN #8, Mcalester, OK
- to USN San Diego in 1951, USN 65-00249
- to the Port of Los Angeles as #1 in 1965
- to the Orange Empire Railway Museum in 1988


EJ&E DT6-6-2000(SC) from the BDZ Collection

EJE 113
Photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

8/1953
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern 113(913)

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

- built for EJ&E as #113
- rebuilt as #913 by EMD with 567C engines

EJE 914
Photo credit: C.W. Burns
- collection of Mark Laundry

Griffith, IND - 1970
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern 114(914)

DT6-6-2000(SC)
c/n 73722, b/d 5/1948

- built for EJ&E as #114
- rebuilt as #914 by EMD with 567C engines


Buckingham Branch RR #4 by Thomas E Sandidge

Buckingham Branch 4 Buckingham Branch 4 Buckingham Branch 4 RS-4-TC

- built as US Army 4004
- to Defense Logistic Agency as #54344
- to Buckingham Branch RR as #4
- repainted 2006/2007
photos by: Thomas E Sandidge
Buckingham Branch Railroad’s Dillwyn Depot (Dillwyn, VA) - May 19, 2018


Northern Pacific cab by Thomas Hillebrant

NP 405 Northern Pacific Cab from #405

"When BN renumbered, they did so with white gothic lettering. Since this retains its “railroad roman” “deluxe gold” numbers, its likely the 120/405." - TH

VO1000
c/n 70140, b/d 2/1944

- built for the Northern Pacific as #120
- renumbered 405
- to Schnitzer Steel (for scrap) 1969
photo by: Thomas Hillebrant
NP museum in Toppenish, WA - May 18, 2018


Western Railway of Alabama from the BDZ Collection

W of A 624 Western Railway of Alabama 624

VO1000
c/n 70316, b/d 12/1944

- built as W of A #4
- renumber 624
photo credit: "Conniff Railroadiana Collection"
- collection of Mark Laundry


W OF A 630
photo by: Thomas Lawson Jr.
- collection of Mark Laundry

Atlanta, GA - Aug. 20, 1960
Western Railway of Alabama 630

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 74233, b/d 11/1948

- built as W of A #630
- to SCL as #91(2nd) in 1970
- retired 1978, to Birmingham Rail
- to Indiana & Ohio as #91 in 1979


VO1000s from the BDZ Collection

LV 137 Lehigh Valley 137

VO1000
c/n 70845, b/d 4/1944

- built for the LV as #137
photo credit: John Koehler
- collection of Mark Laundry

Coxton, PA - June 6, 1967

Minneapolis & St. Louis D-145
photo by: Unknown
-collection of Mark Laundry
1946
Minneapolis & St. Louis D-145

VO1000
c/n 70302, b/d 11/1944

- build as Minneapolis & St. Louis D-145 (103)
- became C&NW 103, scrapped 1963

WP 582 & 583
photo by: Unknown -
collection of Mark Laundry

1967
Western Pacific 582

VO1000
c/n 71529, b/d 10/1945

- built for the WP as #582
- sold for scrap 1970
Western Pacific 585

VO1000
c/n 71544, b/d 11/1945

- built for the WP as #585
- sold for scrap 1970


Baldwin built WEMCo Visibility Cab carbody from the BDZ Collection

BLW photo 10621
Baldwin photo #10621 - 1930
WEMCo - Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.

- one of two Baldwin photos (10621 & 10621.1) taken in 1930. Perhaps the first single-ended visibility cab carbody built by Baldwin for WEMCo.


Side Radiator VOs from the BDZ Collection

Spokane, Portland & Seattle 31 Spokane, Portland & Seattle 31

VO1000
c/n 62332, b/d 2/1940

- built as Baldwin demo #332
- sold to Spokane, Portland & Seattle as #31
"Russell Photo, Douglas Collection"
- collection of Mark Laundry



c 1649
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry
Milwaukee Road 1649

VO660
c/n 62393, b/d 5/1940

- built as MILW #1649
- renumbered 1635 then 685


Conrail from the BDZ Collection

CR 9301
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

Rutherford, PA - July 1977
Conrail 9301

VO1000
c/n 62403, b/d 9/1940

- built as Reading 81
- repowered by EMD in 1959, renumbered 2701
- became Conrail 9301


Early models from the BDZ Collection

NOPB 31
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

1-1954
New Orleans Public Belt 31

8-DE-900/1 E (VO900)
c/n 62135, b/d 12/1937

- built for the NOPB as #31
- one of three built

Reading 60
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry
Reading 60

8-DE-660/1 E (Pre-VO660)
c/n 62300, b/d 6/1939

- experimental unit with welded steel frame
- renumbered as Reading #60 by 1941


Photo by Michael Zalewski

3710
photo by: Michael Zalewski
from a plate in his collection
Data plate for diesel engine #3710
5.25" x 9" 2mm brass

660HP 606NA
installed in Pennsylvania RR #5960

DS4-4-660
c/n 73621, b/d 3/1948

- built as PRR #5960(7860)
- became Penn Central #7860(8365)

see: Diesel Engine Development Time Line (1945)


S12s from the BDZ Collection

Madison Mine 1
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

Cambria, PA
Madison Mine 1

S12
c/n 76010, b/d 3/1954

- built as Monongahela #419
- to George R. Silcott Railway Equipment
- to Balkan Mining Company as #1, Hibbing, MN
- to Kanawha Coal Company as #1 lettered for "Madison Mine", Ashford, WV
- to unknown owner, coal company at Bolt, WV circa 1988


Metropolitan Stevedore 1
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry
Metropolitan Stevedore 1

S12
c/n 74865, b/d 2/1951

- built as Pennsylvania RR 8984(8124)
- became Penn Central 8124
- to Chrome Crankshaft, sold to Metropolitan Stevedore in 1967
- wrecked 1974


Erie from the BDZ Collection

Erie 621 Erie 621

S12
c/n 75674, b/d 5/1952

- built for the Erie as #621
- became EL 621
photo by: "The Garys - The Short Collection"
- collection of Mark Laundry

Youngstown, OH - 10/1/1960

EL 1103
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

June 1950
Erie 1103

DRS4-4-1500
c/n 74291, b/d 12/1949

- built for the Erie as #1103
- became EL 1103


From the BDZ Collection

E&LS 204
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

Wells, MI - May 25, 1974
Escanaba & Lake Superior 204

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 74777, b/d 5/50

- built for US Army Corps of Engineers as #L-4
- to Calumet & Hecla as #204
- to E&LS in 1971

Minnesota Western 1
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry
Minnesota Western 1

VO660
c/n 64394, b/d 9/1942

- built for the Minnesota Western as #1
- became Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern #61 in 1956
- to Cargo Carriers as #61 by 1960
Minnesota Western 1


Baldwin Photos from the BDZ Collection

BLH 1600
Baldwin photo #14375-1
Baldwin Demonstrator 1600

AS616
c/n 74676

- built 3/1952
- became Baldwin demonstrator #1600
- sold to Duluth South Shore & Atlantic as #211, 8/1952

SP 1325 Southern Pacific 1325

VO1000
c/n 64269, b/d 3/42

- built for SP as #1325
Baldwin photo #12263
12/27/1942

Chicago & North Western 1504
Baldwin photo #13733
Chicago & North Western

DRS6-4-1500

- touched up photo for marketing use, perhaps #1504




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