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 Rostersort ascending Model Build Date Build Number Previous Number Acquired Notes Image
DM&IR #138 EMD SD-9 1958 23918 To ILS '93 - Cal. Northern 200, OmniTrax '99, to HBRY/Carleton Trail 1751 6/01. Alliance Terminal Haslet TX 2005; to MVPX 2016.
DM&IR #170 EMD SD-9 1959 25270 Sold to Diesel Services in 1998, resold to DTE Rail Services in NE.
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 #905 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-6 UP 2905 1974/02/07 To Cartier in 4/1974 (30), retired 1990, scrapped.
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 #222 EMD SD38DC 1970 36143 EJE 652 1993/05/16 Gopher Scheme. Stored August 2003, engine to 209. Stripped and scrapped at Proctor 4/04.
DM&IR #133 EMD SD-9 1958 23913 To EJ&E in 1971 (607), returned 1/92, scrapped at Proctor 1993.
DM&IR #313 DM&IR SD-M 1990/01 DMIR 179 To EJ&E in 1993 as their 813 for SD38DC 652. Sold by CN 2010 to IBCX (Indiana Boxcar)
DM&IR #149 EMD SD-9 1958 23929 Road slug during 1989 only. To BS in 1993 as their 649.
DM&IR #165 EMD SD-9 1959 25265 To EJ&E in 9/87 as their 612. To Diesel Locomotive Service 2001. To Napolean, ND elevator (2013)
DM&IR #16 EMD SW-9 1953 17874 To Union RR in 1963 as their 570. To LETX 2/2002.
DM&IR #181 EMD SD-18 1960 25785 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 312 in 1989.
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 #214 EMD SD38DC 1970 36163 EJE 655 1992/12/30 Painted by EJ&E prior to shipment to DM&IR. Black frame. Retired by CN 7/9/08.
DM&IR #308 DM&IR SD-M 1989/01 DMIR 177 Stored May 2003. Reactivated 12/03 for Unitac service. Retired by CN 3/18/09. To MEI 10/09, scrapped 2011.
DM&IR #144 EMD SD-9 1958 23924 To BS in 12/4/95 as their 644. Scrapped 4/2004.
DM&IR #322 DM&IR SD-M 1991/07 DMIR 182 To B&LE in 3/98 as their 859. Retired 3/8/08. Moved to LETX 4/10. Shelly Minerals (Ohio) 3/11.
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 #51 ALCO RSD-15 1959 81757 To B&LE 1964 (882), to Cartier No. 92 in 1972, retired 1988, scrapped.
DM&IR #415 EMD SD40-3 1972/06 72601-49 SP-9257 1997/12/31 Gopher Scheme. Retired 7/07 and scrapped by Houston Locomotive Group at Woodcrest 1/08.
DM&IR #192 EMD SD-18 1960 25796 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 303 in 1988.
DM&IR #904 ALCO HH-1000 June 1940
DM&IR #209 EMD SD38-2 1975 74649-1 1975/04/05 Engine Failure 4/07 - retired by CN and stripped of parts at Homewood (PRLX - Private Limited Rail).
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 #139 EMD SD-9 1958 23919 To BS in 1996 as their 639
DM&IR #155 EMD SD-9 1958 23935 Sold to ILS in 1993, nose chopped and renumbered #1374. Dakota Quality Grain at Ross ND, Jan/07
DM&IR #171 EMD SD-9 1959 25271 Sold to Diesel Services in 1998, resold to Columbia Basin RR. 171.
DM&IR #410 EMD SD40-3 1972/03 7336-35 See notes 1996/12/20 HATX-930/SP-6771/SP-9200. Retired by CN 4/22/08 blown turbo.
DM&IR #187 EMD SD-18 1960 25791 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 321 in 1991.
DM&IR #906 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-7 UP 2906 1974/02/07 To Cartier in 4/1974 (31), retired 1990, scrapped.
DM&IR #204 EMD SD38AC 1971 37072 1971/06/13 Parted, sold to LETX 8/03. Scrapped at Proctor 5/04.
DM&IR #223 EMD SD38DC 1970 36144 EJE 653 1993/04/04 Gopher Scheme. Retired by CN on 1/27/08. Woodcrest deadline.
DM&IR #134 EMD SD-9 1958 23914 To BS in 1996 as their 634.
DM&IR #314 DM&IR SD-M 1990/03 DMIR 162 To EJ&E in 1993 as their 814 for SD38DC 653.
DM&IR #150 EMD SD-9 1958 23930 To BS 4/1/96 as their 650.
DM&IR #166 EMD SD-9 1959 25267 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 317 in 1990.
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 #102 EMD SD-9 1956 21728 To B&LE in 1965 (827).
DM&IR #901 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-2 UP 2901 1973/11/24 To Cartier in 4/1976 (38), retired 1990, scrapped.
DM&IR #905 ALCO HH-1000 June 1940

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