Nevada Northern & Railroads of White Pine County

 

KCC Nevada Mines Division
Mainline Ore Haul - Diesel Locomotive Roster

 

Builder

Model

Road No.

Built

BN

hp

Engine Weight

Tractive Effort (Starting)

Comments

Disposition

Alco

RS-2

101

Sep 1948

75951

1500
   

To KCC Utah 1978; renumbered 722 (2nd). Retired 16 Aug 1982.

Donated to Promontory Chapter NRHS, Salt Lake City, UT. Scrapped.

Alco

RS-2

102

Apr 1949

76801

1500
   

 To KCC Utah 06 June 1978 renumbered 742 (2nd). Retired 16 Aug 1982.

Donated to Promontory Chapter NRHS, Salt Lake City, UT. Traded to Industrial Salvage & Metals Co., SLC Jan 1984. Scrapped.

Alco

RS-2

103

Nov 1949

77564

1500

229,500

57,375

Order #S-3118. Specification #E-1661. To KCC Utah Oct 1978; renumbered to 907 May 1979. Retired June 1982.

Donated to PSRMA 09 Jul 1984. At San Diego Railroad Museum, Campo, CA. Repainted as ATSF #2098. Operating condition.

Alco

RS-2

104

Dec 1949

77888

     

To KCC Utah Oct 1978; renumbered to 908 May 1979. Retired 1982.

Donated to Feather River Rail Society, Portola RR Museum, Portola, CA.

Alco

RS-2

105

Dec 1949

77889

     

To LADWP.

At NNRy Museum, East Ely, NV. Operational.

Alco

RS-2

106

Jan 1950

77890

       

Scrapped at McGill, 1983.

Alco

RS-2

107

Jan 1950

77891

1500
   

To KCC Utah 1978; renumbered 731 (2nd). Retired 16 Aug 1982.

Donated to Promontory Chapter NRHS, Salt Lake City, UT. Traded to Industrial Salvage & Metals Co., SLC Jan 1984. Scrapped.

Alco

RS-2

108

June 1948

75950

1500

250,000

75,000

Order # S-3063. Ex-Ray Mines #100. To KCC Nevada 1970; renumbered 108. To KCC Utah 12 Oct 1978; renumbered 729 (2nd). Retired 16 Aug 1982.

Donated to Promontory Chapter NRHS, Salt Lake City, UT. Traded to Industrial Salvage & Metals Co., SLC Jan 1984. Scrapped.

Alco

RS-3

109

Nov 1950

78426

     

Ex-Ray Mines #109. To KCC Nevada 1970. To LADWP.

At NNRy Museum, East Ely, NV. Operational.

Alco

RSD-4

201

May 1951

78217

1600
286,000
 

Order #S-3150. Specification #E-1663. To KCC Utah 1978; renumbered to 909. Returned briefly to NN 02 Nov 1979 -- 05 May 1980. Retired 1982.

Donated to Puget Sound Railway Historical Foundation; shipped from Bingham 12 Jan 1984, delivered 11 July 1984. At Northwest Railway Museum, Snoqualmie-North Bend, WA. Operational.

 

Bold typeface indicates extant equipment.
   

Abbreviations:

 

Alco

American Locomotive Company

BN

builder's number

hp horsepower
KCC Kennecott Copper Corporation
LADWP Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
NN(Ry) Nevada Northern (Railway)
NRHS National Railway Historical Society

PSRMA

Pacific Southwest Railway Museum Association

 

The list was compiled from the following references:
Alco Locomotive Works. "Builders Photos (photopasters)." Alco Historic Photos, Schenectady, NY.
Bryant, Jim. 1997. "Nevada Northern Railway Page: Roster of Museum Rolling Stock". [Internet WWW], ADDRESS: http://pages.prodigy.com/bryant/nnrr04.htm [Accessed: January 1997].
Friends of the Nevada Northern Railway Book Committee. 1991. Nevada Northern Railway and the Copper Camps of White Pine County, Nevada. Dallas: Taylor Publishing Company. [Library of Congress Catalog Number 90-90062634].
Strack, Don. 31 October 2000. "Kennecott Utah Copper's Bingham Canyon Mine: Roster of Electric and Diesel-Electric Locomotives." [Internet, WWW], ADDRESS: http://www.xmission.com/~dstrack/utahrails/kcc-loco-index.htm [Accessed 09 January 2001].
Swanson, Steve. Personal communications.
Wilkens, Richard. 08 July 1990. "Roster of Equipment: Nevada Consolidated Copper / Kennecott Copper Corporation." Unpublished. Issue 2.

Wilkens, Richard. 17 September 1990. "Roster of Equipment: Nevada Northern Railway Company." Unpublished. Issue 4.

 

 

 

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