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.

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


Switchers from the BDZ Collection

Nucor 88
photo by: Mark R. Lynn
- collection of Mark Laundry

Council Bluffs, IA
- May 28, 1979
Nucor Steel 88

VO1000
c/n 70299, b/d 11/1944

- built for CB&Q as #9363
- to ACL as #9363
- became SCL #88
- to Lemac
- to Nucor Steel as #88
NCX 6492
photo by: Ryan Ballard
- collection of Mark Laundry

Douglas Wyo - Sept. 24, 1979
Neosho Construction NCX 6492

S12
c/n 75759 b/d 1/1953

- built for SAL as #1476
- became SCL #217
- to Birmingham Rail & Locomotive

  • see Lemac for updated ex. SCL roster


    NYC Photos from Craig Rutherford

    NYC 3804
    photo by: R. Craig Rutherford
    West Detroit, MI - Feb. 26, 1965
    New York Central 3804

    RF16
    c/n 75360, b/d 12/1951

    - built as NYC #3804(1204)
    - scrapped 1966

    NYC 6222
    photo by: R. Craig Rutherford
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    New York Central 6222

    RS12
    c/n 75258, b/d 11/51

    - built as NYC 5822(6222)(8069)
    - became Penn Central 8069

  • Visit The Diesel Shop Craig's Roster Website


    Postcards from the BDZ collection

    New gallery page featuring Postcards of Baldwin Diesel Locomotives

    Postcards


    Warner 14 from Tim Darnell

    Warner 14
    photo by: Tim Darnell
    Morrisville, PA - May 1989
    - enroute to Reading Company Technical & Historical Society
    Warner Sand & Gravel 14

    DS4-4-750
    c/n 74785, b/d 4/1950

    - built for the Warner Company as #14
    - acquired by the Reading & Northern
    - donated to the RCT&HS
    - traded to Rail Tours, Inc. 07/2005
    - now at the Allentown & Auburn as #14


    Road Switchers from the BDZ Collection

    MP 4112
    Blackhawk Films slide
    (Fred Byerly collection)
    - collection of Mark Laundry

    Springfield, MO - May 27, 1970
    Missouri Pacific 4112

    DRS4-4-1500
    c/n 73647, b/d 2/1949

    - built for the StLB&M (MP subsidiary) as #4112
    - traded to EMD

    EL 1107
    photo by: Unknown
    - collection of Mark Laundry
    Erie 1107

    AS16
    c/n 74904, b/d 05/1951

    - built for the Erie as #1107
    - became EL 1107

    C&O 2222
    photo by: Al Chione
    - collection of Mark Laundry
    Chesapeake & Ohio 2222

    AS616
    c/n 75178, b/d 09/1951

    - built for C&O as #5558(2222)


    CNJ Cab Units from the BDZ Collection

    CNJ 75 Central Railroad of New Jersey 75

    DR4-4-1500
    c/n 73119, b/d 8/1948

    - built for CNJ as #75
    photo by: Unknown
    - collection of Mark Laundry

    Communipaw, NJ - Fall, 1948

    CNJ 78 Central Railroad of New Jersey 78

    DR4-4-1500
    c/n 73122, b/d 9/1948

    - built for CNJ as #78
    photo credit: Howard V. Bedwell Jr.
    - collection of Mark Laundry

    Jersey City, NJ - July, 1961

    CNJ 2001 Central Railroad of New Jersey 2001

    DRX6-4-2000
    c/n 73061, b/d 12/1946

    - built for CNJ as #2001
    "Jersey Central Lines Photo"
    - BDZ collection



    RS-4-TC from Michael Koprowicz

    4040 Michigan Transit Museum 4040

    RS-4-TC

    - ex UASF 4040
    - returned from Europe in 1978
    - served at the Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Detroit MI
    - acquired by the Michigan Transit Museum, 1994
    photo by: Michael Koprowicz
    Selfridge Air National Guard Base * - 2008

    * The Michigan Transit Museum operates its train on track located on the base.


    RS-4-TCs from Rick Morgan

    SVRR 8701
    photos by: Rick Morgan
    May 2, 2015
    Shenandoah Valley RR 8701

    RS-4-TC

    - ex UASF 4042
    - served in Europe, Rheinau, 1968
    - Defense Logistic Agency, Richmond VA #54345, "The Admiral"
    - Defense Logistic Agency, location? #87001
    - to Shenandoah Valley RR as #8701
    SVRR 8701
    odd configuration with a tall radiator assembly on the side of the nose

    BJRY 9 Burlington Junction Railway 9

    RS-4-TC

    - ex US Army 4009
    - to BJRY as #9
    photo by: Rick Morgan
    Nov. 2008



    Escanaba & Lake Superior from Michael Koprowicz

    Feature Article

    E&LS Private Passenger Trains

    August 2018

    Story and Photos by Michael Koprowicz

    els-mk2-5292


    Photos
    E&LS 300
    photo by: Michael Koprowicz
    Wells, MI - August 23, 2018
    Escanaba & Lake Superior 300

    RS12
    c/n 75767 b/d 1/53

    - built for SAL as # 1474
    - became SCL #215
    - to Michigan Northern as #215
    - to E&LS as #300, 1980
    - rebuilt 1982
    E&LS 300
    photo by: Michael Koprowicz
    Wells, MI - August 23, 2018


    Texas S12s from the BDZ Collection

    GRR 1007
    photo by: Sheldon L. Perry
    - collection of Mark Laundry
    Georgetown RR 1007

    S12
    c/n 75193, b/d 6/1952

    - built for MKT as #1215(47)
    - to Georgetown RR as #1007, 1970
    - last reported seen, 2006
    Georgetown, Texas - Feb. 17, 1996

    TCS 511
    photo by: Paul Hunnell
    - collection of Mark Laundry
    Texas Crushed Stone 511

    S12
    c/n 75511, b/d 12/1951

    - built for MKT as #1208(40)
    - to Georgetown as #1008
    - to Texas Crushed Stone as #511
    - scrapped 1987
    Georgetown, Texas - April 23, 1982


    Parish Line Ry from the BDZ Collection

    Parish Line 9010
    photo by: Thomas Lawson Jr.
    - collection of Mark Laundry

    Edna, LA - 1/2/1967
    Parish Line Ry 9010

    VO660
    c/n 62398, b/d 09/1940

    - built for the Missouri Pacific as #9010
    - to Parish Line 6/1959
    - scrapped 1970

    Parish Line 9010

    Parish Line 9010
    Fontenot, LA - 1969
    Parish Line 9010
    scrapped at Ruston Foundry
    Alexandria, LA - 4/1970
    two photos by: John R. Tibi (X2200S collection)
    - collection of Mark Laundry



    Southern Pacific and related - from the BDZ Collection

    SP 5270 Baldwin Bulletin #2005 - 1953
    - BDZ collection
    Southern Pacific 5270

    AS616
    c/n 75466, b/d 2/1952

    - built for SP as #5270

    Pacific Electric 1021
    photo credit: W. C. Whittaker
    - collection of Mark Laundry

    Oneonta tower, Los Angeles, CA
    8/25/1951
    Pacific Electric 1021

    VO660
    c/n 62492, b/d 05/1941

    - built for the Southern Pacific as #1021
    - leased to Pacific Electric, 1948-1956
    - scrapped 1962
    Pacific Electric 1322
    photo credit: John Lawsa
    - collection of Mark Laundry

    Butte St. Yard, Los Angeles, CA
    1/1949
    Pacific Electric 1322

    VO1000
    c/n 64198, b/d 07/1941

    - built for the Southern Pacific as #1322
    - leased to Pacific Electric
    - scrapped by 1965

    Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific 400
    Blackhawk Films slide
    (Fred Byerly collection)
    - collection of Mark Laundry

    Roscoe, TX - June 22, 1968
    Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific 400

    AS616
    c/n 75453, b/d 04/1952

    - built for the Southern Pacific as #5257
    - to Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific as #400, 1968
    - scrapped 1970


    Baldwin units from the BDZ Collection

    BLH 1600
    photo by: Unknown - collection of Mark Laundry
    taken on the AT&SF
    Baldwin demonstrator 1600

    AS616
    c/n 74676

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


    BLH 2 Eddystone plant switcher #2

    BLH SH-4300
    - 300hp Caterpilar diesel, hydraulic transmission
    - built Feb. 1956, Eddystone plant switcher #2
    - assigned c/n 76151, about 1962 bibliography[6]
    - sold in 1972 when the Eddystone plant was sold off
    - exists, as of 2017, at the Ironhorse Railroad Park
    assumed to be a BLH photo
    - collection of Mark Laundry



    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 by Thomas E Sandidge

    Buckingham Branch 4
    photos 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
    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




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