Kaiser Steel

Kaiser Steel was an original owner, it acquired these models new from Baldwin:
RS12, DRS6-6-1500, AS616

Some units were sent to Kaiser Bauxite in Jamaica

DRS6-6-1500

SP 2133
photo by Jack Neville
1010B

DRS6-6-1500
c/n 74451 b/d 8/1949

- built for Kaiser Steel as 1010B
- renumbered 1026
- to Peabody Coal as #1026, 1968
- to Koppel Bulk Terminals as #1026, 1978

"Kaiser Steel's Eagle Mountain Railway 1010B at SP's Los Angeles General Shops in 1962. Kaiser used to send their units to the SP for wheel turning and any other service needs that they were not equiped to perform in their own shops at Eagle Mountain. The unit is resting at the end of the transfer table pit." -JN

  • see Peabody Coal #1025 for ex. Kaiser Steel as 1010A


    AS616

    Kaiser Eagle Mountain 1028 photo by: Steve Hoskins
    TaylorYard, CA - May 1972

    1028

    AS616
    c/n 75357, b/d 6/1952

    - built for Kaiser Steel as 1012B(1028)
    - to Rayonier as #14, 1973
    - to Trona as #54, 1986
    - to Johnston Terminals, 1993
    - now at SMS Rail Lines as #554



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