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Magma Arizona Railroad No.10, formerly McCloud River Railroad No. 29, at the Arizona Railway Museum.
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Magma Arizona Railroad No.10 (formerly McCloud River Railroad No. 29) at the Arizona Railway Museum.

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Baldwin DRS-6-6-1500 Diesel-Electric Locomotive
The Baldwin DRS-6-6-1500 was a diesel-electric locomotive of the road switcher type rated at 1,500 horsepower (1,100 kW), that rode on a pair of three-axle trucks, having an C-C wheel arrangement.

Original buyers

Bessemer and Lake Erie Railroad
Quantity:  5
Road numbers:  403–407

Chesapeake and Ohio Railway
Quantity:  3
Road numbers:  5530–5532

Chicago and North Western Railway
Quantity:  8
Road numbers:  1500–1502, 1505–1509

Duluth, South Shore and Atlantic Railway
Quantity:  4
Road numbers:  200–203
Notes:  to Soo Line Railroad 384–387.

Elgin, Joliet and Eastern Railway
Quantity:  2
Road numbers:  500–501
Notes:  ex Bessemer and Lake Erie 401–402.

Erie Railroad
Quantity:  12
Road numbers:  1150–1161

Kaiser Steel
Quantity:  2
Road numbers:  1010A, 1010B

McCloud River Railroad
Quantity:  2
Road numbers:  28, 29

Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern Railway
Quantity:  1
Road number:  15

Northern Pacific Railway
Quantity:  1
Road number:  177
Notes:  Renumbered 525.

Southern Pacific Company
Quantity:  28
Road numbers:  5203–5226, 187–190

Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad
Quantity:  2
Road numbers:  1500, 1501

Union Railroad
Quantity:  12
Road numbers:  613–624

Total Units: 82

DRS-6-6-1500 Overview
Type and origin
Power type: Diesel electric
Builder: Baldwin Locomotive Works
Model: DRS-6-6-1500
Build date: February 1948–July 1950
Total produced: 82
Specifications
Configuration:
​ • AAR C-C
Gauge: 4 ft 8 1⁄2 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge
Prime mover: 608SC
RPM range: 625 (max)
Aspiration: Turbocharged
Cylinders: 8
Cylinder size: 12.75 in × 15.5 in (324 mm × 394 mm)
Performance figures
Power output: 1,500 hp (1.12 MW)

See also:

Baldwin Diesels

Diesel Locomotives