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Portland & Western Railroad

Portland & Western Railroad - PNWR

Route:
former SP lines:
Tillamook District: Brooklyn Yard [Portland] - Willsburg Jct - Cook - Schefflin, OR (28.9 miles)
Tillamook District: Schefflin - Banks, OR (4.5 miles) (via trackage rights on POTB)
Seghers District: Hillsboro - Seghers - Stimson-Forestex, OR (9.5 miles)
West Side District: Cook - Newberg, OR (14.3 miles)
former BNSF lines:
Oregon Electric District: Eugene - Albany - Salem - Greton, OR (? miles)
United Ry District: United Jct - Bowers Jct - Banks, OR (17.5 miles)
Forest Grove District: BN Jct [Hillsboro] - Forest Grove, OR (5.4 miles)
Astoria District: Willbridge - Astoria, OR (97.3 miles)
Bendemeer District: Bowers Jct - Merle, OR (2.9 miles)
former WPRR lines:
Toledo District: Albany - Corvallis - Toledo (75 miles)
Bailey District: Dawson - Alpine Jct, OR (7 miles)
West Side District: Monroe - Alpine Jct - Corvallis - Gerlinger - Whiteson - Newberg, OR (84.9)
Dallas District: Gerlinger - Dallas, OR (5 miles)
Willamina District: Whiteson - Willamina, OR (18.7 miles)
Hampton Ry (HLSC): Willamina - Fort Hill, OR (5.2 miles, operated by contract)
Valley District: Albany - Eugene, OR (41.2 miles) (via trackage rights on UP)
Headquarters:
Albany, OR
Junctions with other railroads:
BNSF: Brooklyn Yard and Albany, OR
HLSC: Willamina, OR
POTB: Banks, OR
UP: Albany, Eugene and Brooklyn Yard, OR
Radio frequencies:
160.770
History:
PNWR began operations in August 1995 under a 20-year lease of SP lines.
BNSF lines acquired under a lease agreement from BNSF in October 1995.
Astoria line purchased from BNSF in June 1997, but line closed east of Wauna by a large slide.
WPRR merged into PNWR on December 1, 2000.
On October 24, 2002, GWI signed a 15-year deal with BNSF to lease former OE line between Salem and Eugene.
Ownership:
Genesee & Wyoming Inc.
Roster:
Unit Bldr. Model B/N F/N B/D History Acq. Ret. Notes
101 EMD RP-E4D Slug 26786 5633-7 1961 ex WPRR 101; ex NS 9728; nee NW GP18 945 2000
102 EMD RP-E4D Slug 26797 5633-18 1961 ex WPRR 102; ex NS 9738; nee NW GP18 956 2000
BPRR 301 EMD GP40 34706 7145-73 12/1968 ex BPRR 301; ex ALY 301; ex ALY 101; ex CR 3242; nee PC 3242 2002 2004 to Mexico to be converted to slug
1201 EMD SW1200m 18861 4244-2 10/1953 ex WPRR 1201; ex PS 1866; nee PS SW9 232 2001
1202 EMD SW1200m 18862 4244-3 10/1953 ex WPRR 1202; ex PS 1774; nee PS SW9 233 1997 2000 to RLIX 1202, 2000
1501 EMD SD7R 17145 5157-2 1952 ex WPRR 1501; ex SP 1530; ex SP 1401; ex SP 2701; nee SP 5280 1997
1551 EMD SW1500 35293 4565-1 12/1969 ex WPRR 1551; ex GNWR 47; nee HBT 50 2000 to CWRY 1551
1552 EMD SW1500 35792 4570-4 1/1970 ex PNWR 41; ex IMRR 41; nee SP 2556 2002
1801 EMD GP9E 25130 5595-31 4/1959 ex WPRR 1801; ex SP 3855; ex SP 3693; nee SP 5830 2000
1802 EMD GP9 22075 5469-8 7/1956 ex WPRR 1802:2; ex AUNW 44; nee DRGW 5944 2000 wrecked, 2004; scrapped 1/2005
1803 EMD GP9E 22920 5516-8 1/1957 ex WPRR 1803; ex LDRR 1752; ex SP 3790; ex SP 3579; nee SP 5738 2000 2017 to OYLO/PNWR 1803, 2017
1804 EMD GP9R 24765 5580-11 10/1958 ex WC 4508; ex CNW 4508; nee MSTL GP9 710 to RLIX/PNWR 1804; to NVR/PNWR 1804; to NVR 69
1805 EMD GP9E 25151 5596-7 2/1959 ex SP 3822; nee 3659; nee TNO 455 to PT 1805
1851 EMD SD9E 19449 5322-21 4/1954 ex WPRR 1851; ex SP 4326; ex SP 3819; nee SP 5360 1995 scrapped
1852 EMD SD9E 20216 5365-52 5/1955 ex WPRR 1852; ex SP 4397; ex SP 3916; nee SP 5438 1995
1853 EMD SD7R 17157 5157-14 1/1953 ex WPRR 1853; ex SP 1532; ex SP 1409; ex SP 2709; nee SP 5288 1995 scrapped 12/2009
1854 EMD SD9 20693 5406-3 11/1955 ex WPRR 1854; nee CIM 52 2000 200x retired; scrapped, 2004
1854:2 EMD SD9 20204 5365-22 1955 ex LLW 4433; ex WVR 4433; ex SP 4433; ex SP 3904; nee SP 5426 199x
1855 EMD SD9 20695 5406-5 11/1955 ex WPRR 1855; nee CIM 54 2000 200x retired; scrapped 2004
2005 EMD GP38 28467 7695-6 12/1963 ex PNWR/UTAH 2005; ex UTAH 2005; ex SP GP35R 6322; ex SP GP35 6525; nee SP 7413
2301 EMD GP39-2 74602-1 74602-1 8/1974 ex WPRR 2301; nee ATSF 3600 2000
2302 EMD GP39-2 74602-2 74602-2 8/1974 ex WPRR 2302; nee ATSF 3601 2000
2303 EMD GP39-2 74602-3 74602-3 8/1974 ex WPRR 2303; nee ATSF 3602 2000
2304 EMD GP39-2 74602-4 74602-4 8/1974 ex WPRR 2304; nee ATSF 3603 2000
2305 EMD GP39-2 74602-5 74602-5 8/1974 ex WPRR 2305; nee ATSF 3604 2000
2306 EMD GP39-2 74602-6 74602-6 8/1974 ex WPRR 2306; nee ATSF 3605 2000
2307 EMD GP39-2 74602-7 74602-7 8/1974 ex WPRR 2307; nee ATSF 3606 2000
2308 EMD GP39-2 74602-8 74602-8 8/1974 ex WPRR 2308; nee ATSF 3607 2000
2309 EMD GP39-2 74602-9 74602-9 8/1974 ex WPRR 2309; nee ATSF 3608 2000
2310 EMD GP39-2 74602-10 74602-10 8/1974 ex WPRR 2310; nee ATSF 3609 2000
2311 EMD GP39-2 74602-11 74602-11 8/1974 ex WPRR 2311; nee ATSF 3610 2000
2312 EMD GP39-2 74602-12 74602-12 8/1974 ex WPRR 2312; nee ATSF 3611 2000
2313 EMD GP39-2 74602-13 74602-13 8/1974 ex WPRR 2313; nee ATSF 3612 2000
2314 EMD GP39-2 74602-14 74602-14 8/1974 ex WPRR 2314; nee ATSF 3613 2000
2315 EMD GP39-2 74602-15 74602-15 8/1974 ex WPRR 2315; nee ATSF 3614 2000
2316 EMD GP39-2 74602-16 74602-16 8/1974 ex WPRR 2316; nee ATSF 3615 2000
2317 EMD GP39-2 74602-17 74602-17 8/1974 ex WPRR 2317; nee ATSF 3616 2000
3001 EMD GP40P-2 33268 7054-19 8/1967 ex WPRR 3001; ex NS 1377; nee NW GP40 1377 2000
3002 EMD GP40P-2 33273 7054-24 9/1967 ex WPRR 3002; ex NS 1382; nee NW GP40 1382 2000
3003 EMD GP40 32606 7942-19 1/1967 ex LLPX/SLA 3203; ex EMDX 200; ex GOT 725; ex CRIP 3004; nee CRIP 380
3004 EMD GP40 32607 7942-20 1/1967 ex LLPX/SLA 3204; ex EMDX 201; ex GOT 726; ex CRIP 3000; nee CRIP 381
3005 EMD GP40 32600 7942-13 1/1967 ex LLPX/SLA 3205; ex EMDX 202; ex GOT 720; ex CRIP 3005; nee CRIP 374
3006 EMD GP40 32601 7942-14 1/1967 ex LLPX/SLA 3208; ex EMDX 205; ex GOT 721; ex CRIP 3002; nee CRIP 375
3007 EMD GP40 32603 7942-16 1/1967 ex LLPX/SLA 3211; ex LLPX 4401; ex EMDX 206; ex GOT 723; ex CRIP 3001; nee CRIP 377
3051 EMD SD40-3 34576 7148-7 1/1969 ex KCS 612; nee CNW SD45 943
3052 EMD SD40-3 35754 7215-02 1/1970 ex PNWR SD45 3603; ex IMRL 450; ex BP 450; ex HATX 7537; ex SP 7537; nee SSW 9153
3053 EMD SD40-3 33662 7081-10 5/1968 ex PNWR SD45 3604; ex IMRL 456; ex HATX 7565; ex SP 7565; nee SSW 8973
BPRR 3119 EMD GP40 33498 7064-8 10/1967 ex BPRR 3119; ex KYLE 3119; ex CR 3087; ex PC 3087; nee NYC 3087 2002 2004 to Mexico to be converted to slug
3300 EMD SD40-3 33919 7103-2 4/1968 ex EMDX 2000; ex EMDX SD40 6340; ex BN 6340; nee CS 880 Aug-2004 to AEX 100020
3369 EMD SD40-2 776057-20 776057-20 7/1978 ex HLCX 7839; ex BNSF 7839; nee CS 7839
3601 EMD SD45 32776 7954-18 2/1967 ex IMRL 462; ex HATX 462; ex HCRY 462; ex HATX 922; ex SP 7496; nee SP 8862
3602 EMD SD45 33638 7082-07 2/1968 ex IMRL 463; ex HATX 463; ex HCRY 463; ex HATX 4532; ex SP 7562; nee SP 8941

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Last updated: Nov. 11, 2017