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 Notes Image
DM&IR #159 EMD SD-9 1959 25259 Sold to Western Rail Dismantlers (WRD) in 1998, resold to Pend Orielle Valley. Parts supply 2015.
DM&IR #160 EMD SD-9 1959 25260 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 302 in 1980. To EJ&E in 1997 as their 802, to Union 12/2001. To BS, scrapped 1/14.
DM&IR #161 EMD SD-9 1959 25261 To WRD in '98, then CF Locomotive (GA) to Georgia SW RR 1900 ('99), Connecticut Southern/CSOR (RA) 2005.NECR 1900 '09
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 #164 EMD SD-9 1959 25264 To EJ&E in 12/96 as #614. To Union RR in 12/01 as #60. To Birmingham Southern 10/03. Scrapped 1/14.
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 #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 #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 #169 EMD SD-9 1959 25269 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 304 in 1988. To EJ&E in 2/98 as their 804
DM&IR #170 EMD SD-9 1959 25270 Sold to Diesel Services in 1998, resold to DTE Rail Services in NE.
DM&IR #171 EMD SD-9 1959 25271 Sold to Diesel Services in 1998, resold to Columbia Basin RR. 171.
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 #173 EMD SD-9 1959 25273 To EJ&E in 9/87(613), sold to Brandenburg Industrial Serv 6/96.
DM&IR #174 EMD SD-9 1959 25274 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 301 in 1979.
DM&IR #175 EMD SD-18 1960 25779 To EJ&E in 12/96 as their 615. Scrapped January 2009.
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 #177 EMD SD-18 1960 25781 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 308 in 1988.
DM&IR #178 EMD SD-18 1960 25782 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 306 in 1988.
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 #180 EMD SD-18 1960 25784 First "Arrowhead" unit (1971). To SD-M No. 311 in 1989. To EJ&E 811 in 1997.
DM&IR #181 EMD SD-18 1960 25785 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 312 in 1989.
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 #183 EMD SD-18 1960 25787 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 310 in 1989.
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 #185 EMD SD-18 1960 25789 To EJ&E in 12/96 as their 616. Sold by CN 2010 to IBCX (Indiana Boxcar)
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 #187 EMD SD-18 1960 25791 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 321 in 1991.
DM&IR #187 EMD SD-18
DM&IR #188 EMD SD-18 1960 25792 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 305 in 1988.
DM&IR #189 EMD SD-18 1960 25793 Sold to Diesel Services of Hudson, Wisconsin in 1998. Lease fleet #612.
DM&IR #190 EMD SD-18 1960 25794 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 307 in 1988.
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 #192 EMD SD-18 1960 25796 Rebuilt into SD-M No. 303 in 1988.
DM&IR #193 EMD SD-18 1960 25797 Chopped nose 1992. Donated to Lake Superior Railroad Museum, 5/98.
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 #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 #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 #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.

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