Diesel Locomotive Roster

This roster represents all of the various classes of diesel locomotives ever owned by the Missabe (DM&IR).

The photos are from a number of collections and are used with permission of the owner. Data compiled by Dave Schauer, current as of 3/16/2016. Some Birmingham Southern information courtesy of John Stewart.

"On Roster" column indicates that the unit is on the current CN roster.

Number On Roster Model Build Date Build Number Previous Numbersort descending Acquired Notes Image
DM&IR #109 EMD SD-9 1956 21735 To B&LE in 1968 (832). To LTEX 7/00. Scrapped 2001.
DM&IR #188 EMD SD-18 1960 25792 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 305 in 1988.
DM&IR #157 EMD SD-9 1958 23937 To BS 12/4/95 as their 657.
DM&IR #125 EMD SD-9 1957 23113 To Union RR in 1979 as their 632, to BS (632) in 10/85 (parts).
DM&IR #210 EMD SD38-2 1975 74649-2 1975/03/31 To B&LE 3/28/80, returned 12/20/92. Retired 4/3/09. To LETX. To oil loadout Douglas, WY 2013.
DM&IR #24 EMD SW-9 1953 17883 To Chicago Short Line 1962 as their 24, Great Lakes Steel 56.
DM&IR #172 EMD SD-9 1959 25272 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 318 in 1990. To EJ&E in 2/98 as their 818. To Chessapeake and Indiana 11/10.
DM&IR #141 EMD SD-9 1958 23921 To B&LE in 1964 as their 823, scrapped 6/87.
DM&IR #183 EMD SD-18 1960 25787 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 310 in 1989.
DM&IR #152 EMD SD-9 1958 23932 To BS in 4/1/96 as their 652. To dealer S&S Shortline in 4/07, to Modac Northern 650 3/08. TO WRIX 2014.
DM&IR #120 EMD SD-9 1957 23108 To Union RR in 5/79 as their 630, sold to BS 10/85 (parts).
DM&IR #205 EMD SD38AC 1971 37073 1971/06/13 Retired by CN on 5/23/08. To WRIX 205 to Peavey elevator in Berea, ND 2011
DM&IR #19 EMD SW-9 1953 17878 To Union RR in 1963 as their 572. Disposition unknown.
DM&IR #167 EMD SD-9 1959 25267 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 317 in 1990.
DM&IR #136 EMD SD-9 1958 23916 To B&LE in 1964 as their 821. To LTEX 11/99. Scrapped at LETX.
DM&IR #104 EMD SD-9 1956 21730 To B&LE in 1965 (829).
DM&IR #115 EMD SD-9 1957 23103 To B&LE in 1972 as their 843.
DM&IR #14 EMD SW-9 1953 17873 To EMD 1958, Carbon County 1202 5/63, Geneva Steel (Utah) 1983 (44) - still on property 2/07.
DM&IR #162 EMD SD-9 1959 25262 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 314 in 1990. To EJ&E in 1993 as their 814 for SD38DC 653.
DM&IR #131 EMD SD-9 1958 23911 To B&LE in 1971 as their 838, scrapped 6/87.
DM&IR #54 ALCO RSD-15 1959 81760 To B&LE 1964 (885), to Cartier No. 93 in 1972, retired 1988, scrapped.
DM&IR #906 ALCO HH-1000 June 1940
DM&IR #178 EMD SD-18 1960 25782 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 306 in 1988.
DM&IR #147 EMD SD-9 1958 23927 To EJ&E in 1971 (609), returned 1990, used for parts and scrapped.
DM&IR #189 EMD SD-18 1960 25793 Sold to Diesel Services of Hudson, Wisconsin in 1998. Lease fleet #612.
DM&IR #126 EMD SD-9 1957 23114 To B&LE in 5/80 as their 847 (assigned to Union RR 5/99). To LETX 11/99. Scrapped 2007.
DM&IR #211 Yes EMD SD38-2 1975 74649-3 1975/03/30 Renumbered 9002 09/98, back to 211 in 2002 in the "Gopher scheme." Repainted CN 6/2010.
DM&IR #25 EMD SW-9 1953 17884 To Chicago Short Line 1962 as their 25, Great Lakes Steel 57.
DM&IR #173 EMD SD-9 1959 25273 To EJ&E in 9/87(613), sold to Brandenburg Industrial Serv 6/96.
DM&IR #142 EMD SD-9 1958 23922 Sold to Azcon in 1998, scrapped at Proctor.
DM&IR #184 EMD SD-18 1960 25788 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 309 in 1989. To EJ&E in 1993 as their 809 for SD38DC 651.
DM&IR #153 EMD SD-9 1958 23933 Sold to Azcon, scrapped at Proctor 1998.
DM&IR #121 EMD SD-9 1957 23109 To EJ&E in 1972 as their 611, to MRL 608 in 1987. Sold May 2014 to Columbia Basin RR.
DM&IR #206 EMD SD38AC 1971 37074 1971/06/17 Retired by CN in September 2007, sold to NRE 5/08 as their 205. Being prepped for RLGX May 2010.
DM&IR #20 EMD SW-9 1953 17879 To EMD 1960, then to the Union RR as their 566. Sold to Tube City, Inc TCTX 566 (W. Mifflin, PA)
DM&IR #168 EMD SD-9 1959 25268 To WRD in '98, resold to CF Locomotive(GA), to Georgia SW RR 1901 ('99), to Connecticut Southern in 2005 (RA). NECR 1901 '09
DM&IR #137 EMD SD-9 1958 23917 To B&LE in 1971 as their 839, scrapped 6/87.
DM&IR #105 EMD SD-9 1956 21731 To EJ&E in 2/68 (603), to NRE 10/87, MRL (603) 3/88, re# 602 7/88. Stored 08, scrap 5/11.
DM&IR #116 EMD SD-9 1957 23104 To the Union RR in 1979 as their 631. Sold to BS 1985 (parts).
DM&IR #201 EMD SD38AC 1971 37069 1971/06/13 Retired by CN on 5/29/08. To Western Rail leased to Foster Farms (Traver, Calif) 10/10

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