Monticello Railway Museum

Equipment Roster

This roster is based on the most recently published printed roster of equipment at the Monticello Railway Museum dated January 1, 2005. This web roster was last updated in 2019.

LOCOMOTIVES
NOTE NUMBER TYPE ORIGIN BLDR DATE
1 0-4-0T Switcher Western Ind. Aggregates ALCO 1930
  191 0-6-0 Switcher Republic Steel ALCO 1916
  401 2-8-0 Consolidation Southern Ry. Baldwin 1907
B 44 B-B Switcher Lincoln Sand & Gravel Davenport 1940
C 1189 F-7A Wabash Ry. GMD, Ltd. 1953
D* 704 RS-3 Long Island RR ALCO 1955
E* 6789 FPA-4 Canadian National MLW 1959
E* 6862 FPB-4 Canadian National MLW 1958
F 9838 Slug Southern Ry. ALCO 1977
  303 4-6-0 10-Wheeler Mississippi Eastern Baldwin 1916
  1649 NW-2 Milwaukee Road EMD 1947
  8733 GP-11 Illinois Central EMD 1980
K* 5764 E8-A PRR EMD 1952
FF 6071 SD40 Illinois Central EMD 7/1964
COMPANY SERVICE
NOTE NUMBER TYPE ORIGIN BLDR DATE
G 11442 Crane, Locomotive Bates & Rogers Cst. Brownhoist 1944
H X32 Crane, Locomotive Chicago & IL Midland Bucyrus 1927
  X83 Boom Car Chicago & IL Midland   1931
400654 Wedge Snow Plow Canadian Pacific Russel 1918
  527103 Tool & Bunk Norfolk & Western    
  16 Dump Car Bright Star Mine Magor 1940
* X9151 Jordan Spreader Illinois Central Jordan 1929
EE* X238 Pile Driver Illinois Central IC 1925
* X2000 Idler Flat Illinois Central IC 1941
* X1957 Tool Car Illinois Central IC 1925?
  806 Caboose Illinois Terminal ITC 1924
LU 14042 Caboose Chicago, Burltn & Quincy CB & Q 1891?
M C1735 Caboose Balt & Ohio Chg Terminal B & O 1910
* C2210 Caboose Balt & Ohio B & O 1929
  9831 Caboose Illinois Central IC 1941
1280 Caboose Northern Pacific NP 1909
* 2954 Caboose Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Int'l Car 1968
* 9926 Caboose Illinois Central IC 1950
N 557530 Caboose Norfolk & Western Conneaut 1960
555047 Caboose Norfolk & Western Int'l Car 1976
500836 Caboose Norfolk & Western P & WV 1943
  2824 Caboose Wabash Wabash 1949
2834 Caboose Wabash Wabash 1948
* 9570 Caboose Illinois Central IC Centralia 1969
477692 Cabin car (caboose) Pennsylvania RR Class N5 1917
MAINTENANCE OF WAY
NOTE NUMBER TYPE ORIGIN BLDR DATE
    Track Shifter U.S. Army Corps Engineers Nordberg 1951
    Weed Mower   Fairmont  
  A-33 Motor Car, Gang Illinois Terminal Fairmont  
  A-52 Motor Car, Gang Illinois Terminal Fairmont  
    Motor Car, Gang   Fairmont  
    Motor Car Trailer   Fairmont RngGr
    Bridge Crane Illinois Central Kalamazoo  
    Ballast Car MRM Fairmont RngGr
    Tool Car MRM Fairmont RngGr
    Scarifier/Inserter CSX Kershaw  
    Tie Kicker EIRC Fairmont  
    Tie/Bridge Crane      
Casey Jones Model 551 Motor Car, Heavy Duty Northwestern Motor Co
Casey Trailer Trailer, Heavy Duty Northwestern Motor Co
FREIGHT EQUIPMENT
NOTE NUMBER TYPE ORIGIN BLDR DATE
O 15879 Refrig-Ice SRLX GATX 1956
P 15978 Refrig-Ice SRLX GATX 1956
  25000 Refrig-Mech SRLX GATX 1954
  25005 Refrig-Mech SRLX GATX 1954
  26006 Refirg-Dry URTX GATX 1950
Q 26010 Refrig-Dry URTX GATX 1954
Q* 26012 Refrig-Dry URTX GATX 1955
DD 5571 Insulated Box Car Chicago Freight Car CRDX 1966?
  509 Tank Car GATX GATX 1965
  1145 3-Compart. Tank Car UTLX UTLX 1972
  3516 Box Car, Wood Chicago & Alton C & A 1906
  70528 Flat Car Gulf, Mobile & Ohio General 1951
  70557 Flat Car Gulf, Mobile & Ohio General 1951
  65018 Hopper Car Illinois Central IC 1950
  100040 Covered Sand Hopp Illinois Central   1953
  41390 Box Car, Steel Illinois Central GATC 1937
S 127 Box Car, steel Quaker Oats Company   1964
  GATX 7297 Tank Car ADM SWFT 1 GATC 1925
  GNTX 36105 Tank Car ADM SWFT 2 GATC 1928
  3161 Tank Car Wabash    
T 82697 Box Car, steel Wabash WAB 1941
  47947 Box Car, wood Wabash   1927
7990 Big John covered hopper Southern RR (NS) 1965
PASSENGER EQUIPMENT
NOTE NUMBER TYPE ORIGIN BLDR DATE
U 758 Passenger/Bagg/RPO Chicago & Alton C & A 1903
U 903 Diner Chicago & Alton C & A 1903
U 827 Baggage Chicago & Alton C & A 1909
* 1906 Dormitory Illinois Central IC 1951
1238 Coach Wabash ACF 1927
J 518 Auxiliary Baggage Illinois Central ACF 1937
V 892 Passenger/Bagg Illinois Central Pullman 1918
  2855 Passenger Illinois Central Pullman 1918
  2920 Passenger Illinois Central Pullman 1925
  2612 Passenger - The Carondelet Illinois Central Pullman 1947
BB* 7 Office/Observation Illinois Central Pullman 1917
A 3531 Sleeper - Council Bluffs Illinois Central Pullman 1950
  404 RPO/Express/Mail Storage Illinois Central IC 1947
  329 Baggage Nickel Plate Rd. Pullman 1929
W 1907 Vista Gon (flat) Nickel Plate Rd.   1929
Y 2541 Commuter Rock Island Pullman 1925
  Pleasant Valley Sleeper Santa Fe Pullman 1942
Z Nautilus Aquarium/Pass J. G. Shedd Aquarium Thrall 1957
  City of Decatur Parlor Wabash Pullman 1927
  1409 Passenger Wabash ACF 1927
  4112 Diner IC Pullman 1946
  Gulfport Sleeper/obs lounge IC Pullman 1942
GG 6/Iowa Office Wabash ACF 1911
  15421 Steam Generator Canadian National Can Car 1958
AA 405 Baggage Delaware & Hudson ACF  
HH 1420 Passenger Wabash ex-B&M PS 1947
4110 Diner- Shadrach Bond Illinois Central PS 1949
Timothy B. Blackstone Sleeper GM&O ACF 1950
 
NOTES:
*) Private owner A) Previously NYC&St.L Sleeper “City of Findlay” B) Mfg. for the Morrel Meat Packing Co. C) Ex-N & W 3725, Ex-Wabash 725 D) Ex-Long Island RR 1559 E) Ex-VIA Rail Canada F) Built from retired ALCO RS-3 G) 30 ton lift, oil-fired steam H) 150 ton lift, oil fired steam J) Railway Express Agency K) PRR 5764A, PC4264, MBTA 4264, BDT5764. In Tennesee Central paint L) Seats for branch line passenger service M) 4-wheel "bobber" N) ex-NYC & St. L #430 O) Lettered Swift Refrigeration Line Q) Lettered Milwaukee Road T) Rebuilt from wood side car U) Wood-framed trucks V) American Steel Foundries No. 1948 Test Car (glass floor over wheels) W) Converted flat car X) Used primarily on Chicago to Buffalo Trains 5 & 6 Y) Chicago commuter service Z) Former C & EI car No. 304 "Turkey Run" AA) Ex-GM & O née D & H BB) Originally No. 17 DD) Lettered Lauhoff, originally CRI&P EE) Coal-fired steam FF) Prototype SD40, built on an SD35 frame. EMDX 434 to GM&O 950 to ICG 6071 to IC 6071 GG) Built as Parlor car #81. Converted to Office car "Iowa" by Decatur Shops, 11/1929 HH) Built for Boston and Maine, No. 4803, “Blackbird”, to Wabash No. 1420, then N&W No. 1827