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Klamath Northern Railway

Klamath Northern Railway - KNOR

Route:
Gilchrist - Gilchrist Jct, OR (10.6 miles)
Headquarters:
Gilchrist, OR
Junctions with other railroads:
UP: Gilchrist Jct, OR
Radio frequencies:
160.545
History:
Line built in 1938 by Gilchrist Timber Company.
KNOR incorporated on July 2, 1940 to take over the line.
Service ended on Sept 10, 1991.
Gilchrist Timber Co. acquired by Crown Pacific on October 1, 1991.
Service on former KNOR line resumed c.1993, but as a private (non-common carrier) operation.
Crown Pacific acquired by International Forest Products (Interfor) in 2004.
Ownership:
International Forest Products (Interfor)
Roster:
Unit Bldr. Model B/N F/N B/D History Acq. Ret. Notes
204 Baldwin 2-6-2 33238 3/1909 1940 1955 retired, 1955; scrapped (tender converted to Snow Plow 204)
205 GE 70ton 32304 6/1955 1955 1982 to MET 609, 1990; wrecked 2006, used for parts; scrapped 2011
206 Baldwin 40ton 40755 2/1954 ex International Paper (Veneta, OR) 224; nee Long Bell Lumber 401 197x 1983 to CSRM,Sacramento,CA
207 GE 125ton SL144 41290 12/1982 1983

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Last updated: Feb. 02, 2016