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Diesel Locomotives >   Up | Diesel Class | Paint Schemes  
Grouped by Class

This table summarises all first generation diesel locomotives that may have been in operation before 1959 grouped by class. Other first generation diesels were acquired in the 1960s but are not included here. 
Acknowledgements and references to t
he photos are given at the bottom of the table.

 

Builder

Model CNJ Class Quantity Numbers Built Horse
power
 
  YARD SWITCHERS
1 Ingersoll Rand/GE Box-Cab Switcher

1

 

IR/GE Boxcab SD-3 1 #1000 1925  300

 

11 Alco Switchers

1

 

Alco HH660 SD-28 4 #1020-1023 1938   600

 

1

 

Alco S1 SD-29 2 #1024-1025 1941   660
Alco S2 SD-33 5 #1067-1071 1944 1000

 

  19 Baldwin Switchers

1

 

Baldwin VO660 SD-29 4 #1040-1043 1942   660

 

1

 

Baldwin VO1000 SD-33 5 #1062-1066 1944 1000
BLH S12 SD-34 7 #1053-1059 1951 1200
Baldwin DS4-4-1000 SD-34 3 #1072-1074 1950 1000

 These are all versions of the VO1000 switcher with minor changes

25 EMD Switchers

1

 

EMC SW1 SD-24 4 #1009-1012 1939,42   600

 

1

 

EMD NW2 SD-31 2 #1060-1061 1942 1000

 

1

 

EMC SW SD-26 4 #1005-1008 1939   600
EMD SW7 SD-36 4 #1080-1083 1950 1200
EMD SW9 SD-36 11 #1084-1094 1952 1200

 

 
  FREIGHT
10 Baldwin cab units

1

 

Baldwin DR 4-4-1500 FD-43 10 cab #70-79 1947-8 1500
Baldwin DR 4-4-1500 FD-43 5 #K,L,M,R,S 1947-8 1500

 

 27 EMD cab units
2  
EMD F3A FD-42 10 cab #50-59 1947 1500
EMD F3B FD-42 5 #A-E 1947 1500
 
 
  mainly-Freight ROAD SWITCHERS
 45 Alco Road Switchers
1

 

 Alco

RS-1 FPSD-34 6 #1200-1205 1950   1000

 

2

 

Alco RS-3 FPSD-46
FPSD-53
24 #1540-1555
#1700-1709
1950,53   1600

The bodywork of the RS-3 and RSD4/5 is the same. Only the trucks are different (4-wheel on the RS-3; 6 wheel on the RSD4/5s)

2

Alco RSD-4 FSD-79 14 #1601-1614 1951,52 1600
Alco RSD-5 SD-79 1 #1615 1953 1600

 

4 Baldwin Road Switchers

2

 

BLH RS-12 FPSD-32 4 #1206-1209 1953 1200

 

 
  PASSENGER
 6 Baldwin double-enders

2

 

Baldwin DRX 6-4-2000 PD-30 6 #2000-2005 1946,47

2000

 

10 Budd Railcars

1

 

Budd RDC-1 ED 10 #551-561 1954
1956-58
 

 

 
  mainly-Passenger ROAD SWITCHERS
31 Fairbanks-Morse Road Switchers

3

 

FM H15-44 FPSD-37 14 #1500-1513 1948-49 1500
FM H16-44

FPSD-42

4 #1514-1517 1950 1600

 

1

 

FM H24-66

FPSD-67

13 #2401-2413 1954,56 2400

 

13 EMD Road Switchers

4

 

EMD GP7 FPSD-42 13 #1520-1532 1952 1500

 

The photos are from (ref.s are next to the pictures)
                1.    NE Rails site diesel page - visit that site for the original, high resolution photos,
                2.    "Jersey Central Lines in Color - volume 2"
                3.    "Jersey Central Lines in Color - volume 3"
                4.    "Trackside around Allentown, PA"

This table has been assembled from several sources including  "Jersey Central Diesels" - Bernet;  "Locomotives of the Jersey Central" - Crater & Owen; "Jersey Central Lines in Color - volume 2" - Brennan, and the NE Rails site diesel page.  


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