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 Number Acquired Notessort descending Image
DM&IR #188 EMD SD-18 1960 25792 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 305 in 1988.
DM&IR #178 EMD SD-18 1960 25782 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 306 in 1988.
DM&IR #190 EMD SD-18 1960 25794 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 307 in 1988.
DM&IR #177 EMD SD-18 1960 25781 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 308 in 1988.
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 #183 EMD SD-18 1960 25787 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 310 in 1989.
DM&IR #181 EMD SD-18 1960 25785 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 312 in 1989.
DM&IR #179 EMD SD-18 1960 25783 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 313 in 1990. To EJ&E in 1993 as their 813 for SD38DC 652.
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 #163 EMD SD-9 1959 25263 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 315 in 1990 (nose chopped 4/71). To EJ&E in 12/96 (815)
DM&IR #186 EMD SD-18 1960 25790 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 316 in 1990 (nose chopped 1971). Donated to MRHS 10/08.
DM&IR #166 EMD SD-9 1959 25267 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 317 in 1990.
DM&IR #167 EMD SD-9 1959 25267 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 317 in 1990.
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 #191 EMD SD-18 1960 25795 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 319 in 1990. To B&LE in 3/98 as their 858. Sold to LTEX late 09, moved 4/10.
DM&IR #176 EMD SD-18 1960 25780 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 320 in 1991. To EJ&E in 12/96 as their 820. To BS, scrapped 1/14.
DM&IR #187 EMD SD-18 1960 25791 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 321 in 1991.
DM&IR #182 EMD SD-18 1960 25786 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 322 in 1991. To B&LE in 3/98 as their 859. Sold to LTEX late 09, moved 4/10.
DM&IR #11 EMD NW-2 1949/09 10381 EJE 455, CO 5060 1998/05 Rebuilt to SW1200 specs before being sold to J. Retired by CN 5/2006. To HLG, then Hallett 4/2007.
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 #9002 EMD SD38-2 1975 74649-3 DMIR 211 1975/03/30 Renumbered to 9002 in 9/98. ISO 9002 decal applied. Gopher Scheme. Back to 211 in 2002.
DM&IR #401 EMD SD40-3 1972/02 7336-04 SP-6772/SP-9169 1996/01/25 Repainted CN 1Q 2006. Destroyed 9/30/10 at Highland. Scrapped on-site.
DM&IR #404 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/02 7336-16 SP-6791/SP-9181 1996/01/11 Repainted CN 2Q 2006.
DM&IR #407 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/02 72625-18 SP-6787/SSW-9278 1996/08/06 Repainted in CN colors 7/07.
DM&IR #212 Yes EMD SD38-2 1975 74649-4 1975/03/30 Repainted into CN colors 12/08.
DM&IR #225 EMD SD38DC 1967 33054 BLE 862 1993/01/26 Resold to B&LE in June of 1999.
DM&IR #203 EMD SD38AC 1971 37071 1971/06/10 Retired 11/19/07. Sold to NRE 5/08 then to RLGX #2001. Working Houston, TX 2009.
DM&IR #200 EMD SD38AC 1971 37704 BLE 865 1993/01/26 Retired 4/15/08. Sold to WGNS (Spooner, WI) 8/09. Sold to RETX of Jacksonville 3/12. To Cando Contracting CCGX 5202 8/15
DM&IR #213 EMD SD38-2 1975 74649-5 1975/04/06 Retired 4/3/09. To LTEX, to Douglas WY for Enserco Midstream LLC. 210 also there.
DM&IR #303 DM&IR SD-M 1988/07 DMIR 192 Retired by CN 3/31/08, sold to Dakota Northern 2/09.
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 #202 EMD SD38AC 1971 37070 1971/06/13 Retired by CN on 11/14/07 (stayed in service a few weeks). Sold to RETX 5/08, repainted 11/09. To Cando Contracting CCGX 5201 8/15.
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 #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
DM&IR #310 DM&IR SD-M 1989/06 DMIR 183 Retired late 2002. Sold to LETX 9/03, departed 11/03. To CHS grain elevator in Onida, SD 1/09
DM&IR #305 DM&IR SD-M 1988/10 DMIR 188 Retired, stripped of parts, 2002. Scrapped.
DM&IR #312 DM&IR SD-M 1989/10 DMIR 181 Retired, stripped of parts, 2002. Scrapped.
DM&IR #149 EMD SD-9 1958 23929 Road slug during 1989 only. To BS in 1993 as their 649.
DM&IR #500 Baldwin VO1000 1944/1965 70141 NP 406, NP/BN ET-3 1988 Slug acquired from Azcon, mated with SD9 163 8/88. Retired 10/91, scrapped '93.
DM&IR #306 DM&IR SD-M 1988/11 DMIR 178 Sold LETX 9/03, departed property 11/03.

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