GENESEE & WYOMING RAILROAD STEAM, DIESEL
and ROLLING STOCK ROSTERS.

compiled by Doug McBride

January 1998



STEAM ROSTER
 
NO.
BUILDER
MODEL
BUILT
BLDR. NO.
ACQUIRED
DISPOSED
NOTES
   
2-6-0
       
   
2-6-0
       
   
2-6-0
       
   
2-6-0
       
   
2-6-0
       
   
2-8-0
       
   
2-8-0
       
   
4-6-0
       
   
4-6-0
       
   
0-4-0
       
   
0-4-0
       
   
4-4-0
       
   
0-6-0T
       
             
7
ALCO
2-6-0
        see note 4, 
15
            French, from Panama Canal Zone original gauge 5’ 0”, converted
             
             
12
Porter
2-6-0
1916
      scrapped at Retsof 2, 20” x 26” cyld, 50”drivers, 69 tons, see note 3 (GW-1)
16
Porter
2-6-0
1920
      scrapped at Retsof 2, 20” x 26” cyld, 50”drivers, 69 tons, see note 4.
17
Porter
2-6-0
1921
      sold for scrap 2, 20” x 26” cyld, 50”drivers, 69 tons, see note 4
18
Porter
2-6-0
1922
      to General Crushed Stone, scrapped 2, 20” x 26” cyld, 50”drivers, 69 tons, see note 4
19
Porter
2-6-0
1923
      scrapped at Retsof 2, 20” x 26” cyld, 50”drivers, 69 tons; photo in source #3.

NOTES:

1. The G&W operated its last steam engine in 1945.

2. Listed in the Railway & Locomotive Historical Society Bulletin 44, October 1937. Built in 1916, 1920, 1923.

3. Photos available from John Brinckmann, 404 Lanny Drive, Winchester, VA 22601

4. Photos available from Harold Vollrath, 1000 West 97 Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64114
 
 

SOURCES:

1. Model Railroader; 12/76, The Genesee & Wyoming R.R., Harold Russell Jr.

2. Steam Roster and notes from John Stewart.

3. Railroad Magazine; 5/41, Locomotives of Four New York State Roads, Gustave W. Erhardt
 
 

 
 

GENESEE & WYOMING RAILROAD DIESEL ROSTER

compiled by Doug McBride

January 1998



 
 
 
NO.
BUILDER
MODEL
BUILT
BLDR. NO.
ACQUIRED
DISPOSED
PAINT SCHEME
NOTES
20
GE
80-Ton
7/44
27567
  acquired new
2/62
B.M. Weiss, then Hankin-Conkey Constr. (64 or 65)    
21
GE
80-Ton
8/45
28235
  acquired new
2/66
G. Silcott, then Eli Lilly Co #E01    
22
GE
80-Ton
11/45
28325
  acquired new
2/66
G. Silcott, then Consumers Power Co    
                 
25 (40)
Alco
RS1
1/52
79580
1/52
acquired new
1/89
Bay Colonie Railroad #1064
ORG/BLK/YEL
 
30 (41)

1976

Alco
RS1
5/55
81345
  nee NYNH&H #0672   (off roster in 90)
RED/WHT/BLUE
2
42
Alco
RS1
/43
76212
1/64
nee NYNH&H #0670
8/89
Bay Colonie/Cape Cod Railroad #0670
ORG/BLK/YEL
1
43
Alco
RS1
2/50
77849
  nee Chicago & West Indiana #256, G. Silcott
/81
Jersey Central Terminal    
44
Alco
RS1
2/50
77951
  nee Chicago & West Indiana #260, G. Silcott
/71
Eastman Kodak #EK9, /97 Rochester Chapter of NRHS    
--
Alco
RS1
      nee Chicago & West Indiana #262, G. Silcott
9/87
used for spare parts only    
--
Alco
RS1
10/49 ?
76213 ?
  nee NYS&W #233, G. Silcott   used for spare parts only  
1
                 
35
Alco
S4
( /58?) 6/59
82008
  acquired new
12/87
Connecticut Central #35
ORG/BLK/YEL
5
36/1776
Alco
S4
11/53
80941
/66
nee Pittsburgh & Lake Erie #8655, G. Silcott
5/88
Connecticut Central #36
RED/WHT/BLUE
5
                 
45
EMD
MP15DC
10/80
796350-1
10/80
acquired new  
ORG/BLK/YEL/GRY (delvd)

Operation Lifesaver logo

 
46
EMD
MP15DC
10/80
796350-2
10/80
acquired new  
ORG/BLK/YEL/GRY (delvd)
 
47
EMD
SW1500
12/69
35293
2/85
nee Huston Belt & Terminal #50
11/95
xfered to Willimette & Pacific #1551
ORG/BLK/YEL/GRY (delvd)
 
                 
50
EMD
GP38
/65 (/70?)
7265-19
7/85
nee CR/PC/NYC #7844
12/97
xfered to Quebec & Gatineau
CR BLUE
 
51
EMD
GP38
5/70
7265-36
7/85
nee CR/PC/NYC #7862
1/98
xfered to Quebec & Gatineau
ORG/BLK/YEL/GRY (4/86)

Operation Lifesaver logo

 
                 
1
GE
44 Tonner
10/56
32664
7/85
nee Dansville & Mount Morris #1
10/86
Bay Colonie Railroad #411
ORG/BLK
4
2
GE
44 Tonner
9/49
30250
7/85
nee B&H RR, Dansville & Mount Morris #2
10/86
Bay Colonie Railroad #410
ORG/BLK
 
                 
60
Alco
S2
11/49 (1/49)
77816

(76588)

8/85
nee Port Huron & Detroit #60
5/86
KY-TN Ry / E D&W #24    
62
Alco
(S2) S4
8/56
81866
8/85
nee B&O #9084, Port Huron & Detroit #62
3/86
Seaside Railroad    
                 
61
Alco
C424m
5/63, reblt /80
3358-02
9/85
nee D&H #461, CR #2476, EL #2402
6/86
Wrecked
D&H BLUE/YEL
3
62
Alco
C424m
5/63, reblt /80
3358-05,

84548

9/85
nee D&H #462, CR #2479, EL #2405
9/92
Minnesota Commercial
D&H BLUE/YEL
3
63
Alco
C424m
5/63, reblt /80
3358-08,

84551

9/85
nee D&H #463, CR #2482, EL #2408
9/92
Minnesota commercial
D&H BLUE/YEL
3

NOTES: 1. Unit carries Alco Products rebuild plate 1/64 with 1943 built date of NYS&W 223 and builder's number 76212 of NH 0760, built in 1948.
 
 

2. Originally #30, renumbered in 1976 for Bicentennial.

3. Purchased by G&W 5/80, leased to D&H in 5/80, returned when G&W expanded operations in 9/85, all rebuilt in 80.

4. Last GE 44 Tonner built.

5. Renumbered in 1976 for Bicentennial
 
 
 
 

SOURCES:

1. RAILROAD: 2/69; Shortlines of New York State, Compiled by Sy Reich (provided by John Stewart).

2. RAILROAD: 12/75, New York State Shortlines, Compiled by Sy Reich (provied by John Stewart)

3. DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE ROSTERS - THE RAILROAD MAGAZINE SERIES, Compiled by Sy Reich, Wayne Publications, June 1973 (provided by John Stewart).

4. MODEL RAILROADER: 12/76, The Genesee & Wyoming R.R., Harold Russell Jr.

5. RAILROAD: 3/78, Shortline Rosters, Compiled by Sy Reich (provided by John Stewart).

5. RAILFAN AND RAILROAD: 7/85, Railnews; 3/86, The New and Expanding Genesee & Wyoming, David Monte Verde.

6. MODER RAILROAD CRAFTSMAN: 5/87, Genesee & Wyoming GP38, Charles Carter and Neil Keirn.

7. AMERICAN SHORTLINE RAILWAY GUIDE, 3RD EDITION, edited by Edward Lewis , Kalmbach Publishing, 1986.

8. RAILPACE NEWSMAGAZINE: 4/90, B&P - G&W - R&S Locomotive Roster, Gary Martz.

9. AMERICAN SHORTLINE RAILWAY GUIDE, 4TH EDITION, edited by Edward Lewis, Kalmbach Publishing, 1991.

10. RAILPACE NEWSMAGAZINE: numerous articles from 5/86 to present.

11. Correspondences with Mike Zollitsch.
 
 



GENESEE & WYOMING INDUSTRIES ROLLING STOCK

compiled by Doug McBride


 
 
 
 
 
RR
ROAD
DESCRIPTION
QUANTITY
 
NUMBERS
'76
'80
'86
'87
'88
           
G&W
"Edward I"
business car, ex-NH, blt '29, acq '66, sold 10/88 to C&NW (traded for flanger?)
1
1
     
G&W
"Night Call of the

Genesee"

business car    
1
   
G&W
"Pride of the

Genesee"

business/lounge/sleeper    
1
1
 
G&W
2
snowplow - MOW
1
1
1
1
 
G&W
3
flat car - MOW
1
1
     
G&W
7
flat car - MOW
1
1
     
G&W
8
caboose (to NY Transportation Museum,1977)
1
       
G&W
10
caboose
1
1
1
1
 
G&W
11
caboose
1
1
1
   
G&W
15
? - MOW
1
1
     
R&S
1000-?
Hopper, coal, 100 ton, ex BN, nee Frisco        
249
G&W
1032
refrigerator car    
1
1
 
GWI
10000-10199
covered hopper, center flow P  
195
 
195
 
GWI
20000-20049
covered hopper, center flow, though hatch  
49
 
49
 
G&W        
12
 
G&W
30001-30050
covered hopper, center flow      
50
 
GWI
31908-39017
covered hopper  
38
 
32
 
GWI
40001-40019
covered hopper  
17
 
12
 
GWI
51309-52484
cylindrical hopper P  
241
 
205
 
GWI
90033-90106
covered hopper  
11
 
10
 
GWI
97500-97695
covered hopper, ex Milwaukee Rd P      
100
 
GWI
102200-102249
covered hopper      
33
 
G&W
300001-300010
box car, 50' steel
10
10
10
10
 
G&W
300011-300035
box car, 50' steel  
25
     
GWI
301288-301496
covered hopper      
53
 
G&W
410051-410100
covered hopper, center flow      
49
 
GWI        
31
 
G&W
510001-510010
covered hopper  
10
*
9
 
GWI        
10
 
G&W
610001-610050
covered hopper      
50
 
GWI        
33
 

 
 
 
 
RR
ROAD
DESCRIPTION
QUANTITY
 
NUMBERS
'76
'80
'86
'87
'88
G&W
700001-700055
covered hopper, 70 ton
55
52
*
6
 
GWI        
6
 
G&W
710000-710099
covered hopper, 100 ton
92
90
*
   
GWI        
4
 
G&W
710500
covered hopper, 100 ton, converted from roll-a-hatch
1
1
     
G&W
711000-711049
covered hopper, 100 ton, ACF center flow, through hatch 
50
47
*
9
 
G&W
810000-810374
covered hopper, center flow, through  
375
*
368
 
GWI   hatch      
139
 

 
 
 
 

* Total of 547 covered hoppers listed
 
 

Sources: 1976 Russell Jr., Harold; The Genesee & Wyoming RR, Model Railroader, December 1976.

1980 The Official Railway Equipment Register.

1986 American Shortline Railway Guide, 3rd Edition.

1987 The Official Railway Equipment Register.