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Albany Eastern Railroad

Albany & Eastern Railroad - AERC

Route:
Lebanon - Sweet Home, OR (31.9 miles)
Albany (Page) - Lebanon - Mill City, OR (48.5 miles)
Headquarters:
Lebanon, OR
Junctions with other railroads:
BNSF & UP: Albany, OR
Radio frequencies:
161.070
History:
Purchased Sweet Home line from BNSF in May 1998.
Albany - Mill City line transferred from Willamette Valley Railway in 1998/9.
Last train run between Lebanon and Mill City on January 25, 2000.
Line to Mill City re-opened.
Ownership:
Mike and Jolene Root
Purchased by Rick Franklin Corp.
Roster:
Unit Bldr. Model B/N B/D F/N History Acq. Ret. Notes
1750 EMD GP9R 25152 3/1959 5596-8 ex AERC 3859; ex WVR 3859; ex SP 3859; ex SP GP9 3660; nee TNO 456 1999
1807 GE B40-8 45516 8/1987 ex UP 1807; ex UP 5616; ex SP B39-8 8007 2015
1841 GE B40-8 45689 7/1988 ex UP 1841; ex UP 5650; ex SSW 8041 2015
2001 EMD GP38-3 35667 2/1970 5747-3 ex UP GP38 1785; ex UP 1984; ex MKT 327; ex ICG 9502; nee IC 9502 2002
2002 EMD GP38-3 35676 2/1970 5747-12 ex UP GP38 1792; ex UP 1992; ex MKT 335; ex ICG 9511; nee IC 9511 2002
2501 EMD GP35E 28466 1963 7695-5 ex WVR 2501; ex SP 6303:2; ex SP 6524; nee SP 7412:1 1999
4201 GE B23-7 41911 4/1978 ex RFRX 4201; used on POTB; ex OHCR 4201(lease); ex RFRX 4201; ex BNSF 4201; ex MNCW 802; ex MNCR 1904; nee CR 1904
4202 GE B23-7 41912 4/1978 ex RFRX 4202; used on POTB; ex OHCR 4202(lease); es RFRX 4202; ex BNSF 4202; ex MNCW 803; ex MNCR 1905; nee CR 1905 to CORP/AERC 4202 (lease)
5399 EMD SD9R 19940 2/1955 5365-13 ex LLW 5399; ex SP 4364; ex SP SD9 3877; nee SP 5399

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Last updated: Aug. 22, 2015





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