San Luis & Rio Grande RR

Past and Present Motive Power

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Info Supplied by: R. Craig Photograph by: Chris Paulhamus
Corporate Family: Iowa Pacific Holdings Revised: 12 April 2013
Road No. Model & Date Builder Nmbr Notes
30 Power Car EMD Ex-Alaska RR P-30 < ICG E8B 4108 < nee IC 4108
52 BL-2 - 33/1949 EMD 8163 Loco assigned to the Saratoga & North Creek in upstate New York; ex-Janesville & Southern, nee Bangor & Aroostook 52
115-116 SD9043MAC - 1999 EMD 986927-16 & 17 Leased from CEFX; ex-UPRR
202 SD40R - 5/1966 EMD 31553 Wears solid blue scheme with white lettering; ex-SP 7360, nee SP 8472
227 F40PH-2 EMD ? Ex-Amtrak 227; there are reports indicating this loco was converted to a slug - needs confirmation?
245 F40PH-2 EMD ? Ex-Amtrak 245; there are reports indicating this loco was converted to a slug - needs confirmation?
453 F40PHR - 8/1981 EMD 807050-25 Ex-CAD 453; nee Amtrak 385
455 F40PHR - 9/1977 EMD 777001-25 Ex-Amtrak 254
455 F40PHR - 9/1977 EMD 777001-25 Ex-Amtrak 254
456-457 F40PHR - ? EMD #? Ex-Amtrak #?
459 F40PHR - ? EMD #? Ex-CAD 459; nee Amtrak #?
511 E8A - 6/53 EMD #18120 Ex-Azer 6070 < Metra 515 < C&NW 515 < nee C&NW 5029B
518 E8A EMD #? Ex-Metra 518 < nee C&NW 5030A
520 E8A EMD #? Ex-North Metra Transit District 520 < MARC 66 < BN 9906 < BN 9972 < nee CB&Q 9972
1100 FP10 - ? EMD Re-blt from GM&O F3A #?
1114 FP10 - 6/1947 EMD 3950 Re-blt from GM&O F3A #811A
2400 & 2402 E9A - 7/54 & 12/55 EMD 19630 & 20533 Ex-NYSW 2400 & 2402 < WSMTB 9921 & 9915< BN 9921 & 9915 < nee CB&Q 9991 & 9985
AZER 6070 E8A - 6/53 EMD #18120 Rumored to become SLRG 511 in original Illinois Central colors
8522, 8524, 8527 B39-8E - 6,7/1987 GE 45431, 45433, 45436 Ex-LMX (GE) lease locos; #8522 & 8524 still wear LMX colors (?)
8536-37, 8539 B39-8E - 7/1987 GE 45445-46 , 45448 Ex-LMX (GE) lease locos; #8536 still wears LMX colors (?)
8542 B39-8E - 11/87, 3/88 GE 45451 Ex-LMX (GE) lease loco
8560, 8577 B39-8E - 7/1987 GE 45469, 45486 Ex-LMX (GE) lease locos; #8560 still wears LMX colors (?)
8596-8597 B39-8E - 4/1988 GE 45505-45506 Ex-LMX (GE) lease locos; #8560 still wears LMX colors (?)
9925 E9AM - 8/1954 EMD 19634 LTE 9925 < N&E 9925 < WSMTB 9925 < BN 9925 < nee CB&Q 9995
The railroad is owned by Iowa Pacific Holding Company.

References/sources: Diesel Era Magazine, Loco Notes II (by Ken Ardinger), RR Pctures Archive and Trains Magazine; along with David Gentry and Chris Paulhamus.


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