Reading

The Reading was an original owner, it acquired these models new from Baldwin:
Pre-VO600, VO660, V01000, DS4-4-1000(NA), DS4-4-1000(SC), AS16

Pre-VO660

Reading 36
Baldwin photo 11686
36

8-DE-660/1 E
c/n 62300, b/d 6/1939

- experimental unit with welded steel frame
- later repowered with a 12-3/4 bore VO
- renumbered as Reading #60

VO660

RDG 62
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry
62

VO660
c/n 62400, b/d 10/1940

- built as Reading 62

RDG 63
photo by: Unknown
- collection of David Hutchinson
63

VO660
c/n 62401, b/d 10/1940

- built as Reading 63
RDG 63
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

VO1000

RDG 2706
photo by: Unknown
- collection of Mark Laundry

Reading, PA - April 17, 1975
2706

VO1000
c/n 71948, b/d 8/1944

- built as Reading 55
- repowered by EMD in 1959, renumbered 2706
- became Conrail 9306

RDG 2714
photo by: John C. Durant
West Milton, PA - July 21, 1975
2714

VO1000
c/n 70138, b/d 1/1944

- built as Reading 89
- repowered by EMD in 1959, renumbered 2714
- became Conrail 9314

DS4-4-1000(NA)

RDG 26
photo by: FJC Company
- collection of David Hutchinson

26

DS4-4-1000(NA)
c/n 72841, b/d 4/1947

- built as Reading 26

RDG 30
photo by: William Chaplick
- collection of David Hutchinson
Reading, PA - 2/23/1964
30

DS4-4-1000(NA)
c/n 72845, b/d 9/1947

- built as Reading 30

RDG 34
photo by: FJC Company
- collection of David Hutchinson

34

DS4-4-1000(NA)
c/n 72232, b/d 6/1946

- built as Reading 34

RDG 36
photo by: FJC Company
- collection of David Hutchinson

36

DS4-4-1000(NA)
c/n 72793, b/d 7/1946

- built as Reading 36

DS4-4-1000(SC)

RDG 712
photo by: David Hutchinson
Bridgeport, PA - 11/9/63
712

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 73786, b/d 10/1948

- built as Reading 712
- to P&BR, rebuilt as slug, 1976
- to PB&NE as #11
- to UM&P as #11, see Slug Roster

RDG 713
photo by: David Hutchinson
Bridgeport, PA - 11/9/63
713

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 73787, b/d 10/1948

- built as Reading 713

RDG 716
photo by: Kim Piersol
Reading, PA - Dec. 27, 1973
716

DS4-4-1000(SC)
c/n 74602, b/d 7/1949

- built as Reading 716

AS16

RDG 553
photo by: David Hutchinson
Reading, NJ - 5/65
553

AS16
c/n 75928, b/d 10/1953

- built as Reading 553
RDG 553
photo by: David Hutchinson
Metuchen, NJ - 3/14/64

RDG 561
photo by: David Hutchinson
Reading, NJ - 3/26/64
561

AS16
c/n 75158, b/d 9/1951

- built as Reading 561
RDG 561
photo by: David Hutchinson
Metuchen, NJ - 3/26/64


See: Conrail for more ex. Reading Baldwins


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