Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority (SEPTA)

Past & Present Power

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Revised: 13 April 2015 Information Supplied By : John Komanesky
-- Photograph by: Robert W. Derr
Road No. Model (& Date) Bldr Serial Nmbr Notes
50 BL15 RL Active; rebuilt on frame of ex-Milw SW1200's 649 < nee Milw SW1200 2043 (EMD 20079, b/d 11/54)
51 BL15 RL Active; rebuilt on frame of ex-Milw SW1200's 626 < nee Milw SW1200 2021 (EMD 20056, b/d 11/54)
52 SW1200 EMD Rebuilding of loco is contemplated; ex-Milw 639 < nee Milw SW1200 2033 (EMD 20069, b/d 11/54)
53 SW7 (11/50) EMD 13012 Stored unserviceable; ex-CR 8904 < PC 8904 < nee NYC (P&E) 8904
55 80-tonner (12/53) GE 32085 Sold, ex-Standard Slag 12
60 RL1000 (3/92) RL 0891J297 --
61 RL1000 (3/92) RL 0891J298 --
70 2GS14B-DE (1/09) NRE 058-0153 --
90 & 91 GP9 (11/55) EMD 20723, 20732 Retired and used as trade-ins on #60 & 61; ex-CR 7019 & 7028 < Penn Central 7019 & 7028 < nee PRR 7019 & 8904
615 Cab Control Car Alco 76838 Assigned to rail adhesion trains, ex-Long Island RR < BN 4116 < SPS 864(864A-1) < nee GN FA-1 442A (blt 4/49)
622 Cab Control Car EMD 12626 Assigned to rail adhesion trains, ex-Long Island RR < nee B&O F7A 4524 (built 11/50)
2301 & 2302 AEM7 (11/87) EMD 866165-1 & 2 Electric
2303-2307 AEM7 (12/87) EMD 866165-3 to 7 Electric
2308 ALP44 (10/96) ABB #??? Electric
4371 FP7 (5/50) EMD 11387 Retired, ex-CR 4371 < nee Reading 900
4372 & 4373 FP7 (6/50) EMD 11389 & 90 Retired, ex-CR 434372 7 73 < nee Reading (902 & 903
Notes

SEPTA also uses GE-built 45-tonners #6 (s/n 15726, b/d 9/42) and #7 (s/n 12976, b/d 12/40) on subway network

Abbreviations:

  • B&O - Baltimore & Ohio
  • CR - Conrail
  • GN - Great Northern
  • LIRR - Long Island
  • Milw - Milwaukee Road
  • NRE - National Railway Equipment
  • P&E - Peoria & Eastern
  • RL - Republic Locomotive

Thanks to the following contributors/sources: Extra 2200 South (Issue 89), LocoNotes, and John Almeida, Tom Barrow, Martin Baumann & Alex Jiricek

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