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 #400 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/03 7336-31 SP-6770/SP-9196 1996/01/21 All SD40-3's rebuilt by VMV at Paducah for Helm (leased to DM&IR). Repainted CN 1Q 2006
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 #402 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/03 7336-08 SP-6784/SP-9173 1996/01/11 All SD40-3's are 3,000 horsepower. Repainted CN 1Q 2006.
DM&IR #403 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/02 7336-19 SP-6786/SP-9184 1996/02/06 Not repainted.
DM&IR #404 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/02 7336-16 SP-6791/SP-9181 1996/01/11 Repainted CN 2Q 2006.
DM&IR #405 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/02 7348-07 See notes 1996/06/27 HATX-938/SP-6767/SP-9500/SSW-9163. Repainted into CN colors summer 2007.
DM&IR #406 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/02 7336-06 See Notes 1996/07/110 HATX-939/SP-6768/SP-9501/SP-9171. Repainted CN 1Q 2007 (back on Missabe property 5/25).
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 #408 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/02 7348-04 See notes 1996/06/27 HATX 925/SP-6776/SSW-9160. Repainted in CN colors 1Q 2007.
DM&IR #409 Yes EMD SD40-3 1972/02 72625-20 See notes 1996/08/06 HATX-936/SP-6790/SSW-9280. Repainted in CN colors 2Q 2007.
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 #411 EMD SD40-3 7336-34 1972/03 See notes 1997/01/24 HATX-931/SP-6777/SP-9199. Retired by CN 12/01/07. Stripped/scrapped at Memphis 12/08.
DM&IR #412 EMD SD40-3 1972/03 7336-39 See notes 1997/01/24 HATX-934/SP-6781/SP-9204. Retired by CN 7/8/08.
DM&IR #413 EMD SD40-3 1972/02 7336-03 See notes 1996/12/20 HATX-935/SP-6783/SP-9168. Retired by CN 7/18/08. Stripped/scrapped at Memphis 12/08.
DM&IR #414 EMD SD40-3 1972/03 72625-30 See notes 1996/12/20 HATX-937/SP-6792/SSW-9290. Retired by CN 7/24/07. Scrapped by HLG at Woodcrest 1/08.
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 #416 EMD SD40-3 1974/08 74601-2 See notes 1997/12/31 CSX-8951/SBD-8951/SBD-2046/SCL-2046. SD45-2 body. Gopher Scheme. Retired 9/22/07. Scrapped.
DM&IR #417 EMD SD40-3 1973/03 72625-36 See notes 1997/12/31 HATX-945/SP-6788/SSW-9296. Gopher Scheme. Retired11/28/07. Scrapped at Memphis 12/08.
DM&IR #418 EMD SD40-3 1974/08 74601-11 See notes 1997/12/31 HATX-909/CSX-8960/SBD-8960/SBD-2055/SCL-2055.SD45-2.Gopher Scheme. Retired 4/07(PRLX).
DM&IR #419 EMD SD40-3 1972/04 72601-04 SP-6794/SP-9212 1997/12/31 Gopher Scheme. Retired by CN 9/1/07. Scrapped at Woodcrest 2/08 by HLG
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 #869 EMD SD38AC 1971 37708 BLE 869 2002/05/29 Sold to DM&IR in May 2002. Retired 12/4/07, sold to NRE 5/08, to RLGX #2002. In Houston, 2009.
DM&IR #900 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-1 UP 2900 11/24/1973 To Cartier in 4/1976 (33), retired 1990, scrapped.
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 #902 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-3 UP 2902 1973/11/24 To Cartier in 4/1976 (35), retired 1990, scrapped.
DM&IR #903 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-4 UP 2903 1973/11/24 To Cartier in 4/1976 (36), retired 1990, scrapped.
DM&IR #904 ALCO HH-1000 June 1940
DM&IR #904 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-5 UP 2904 1973/11/24 To Cartier in 4/1976 (37), retired 1990, scrapped.
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 #905 ALCO HH-1000 June 1940
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 #906 ALCO HH-1000 June 1940
DM&IR #907 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-8 UP 2907 1974/02/07 To Cartier in 4/1976 (34). Sold to Ed Bowers 7/04, repainted UP to Arkansas RR Museum (12/04).
DM&IR #908 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-9 UP 2908 1974/02/07 To Cartier in 4/1974 (32), retired 1990, scrapped.
DM&IR #909 ALCO C-630 1966 3440-10 UP 2909 1974/02/07 To Cartier in 4/1976 (39), retired 1990, scrapped.
DM&IR #911 Baldwin VO1000 March 1941
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.

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