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Mount Hood Railroad

Mount Hood Railroad - MH (1906-1968)

Route:
Hood River - Parkdale, OR (21.1 miles)
Headquarters:
Hood River, OR
Junctions with other railroads:
UP: Hood River, OR
Radio frequencies:
?
History:
Mount Hood Railroad incorporated in 1905 and began service the following year.
The railroad was acquired by UP in 1968, for operations as the Mount Hood Railway.
Ownership:
?
Roster:
Unit Bldr. Model B/D B/N F/N History Acq. Ret. Notes
50 Alco S-3 9/1950 78317 acquired new 1950 1968 to UP 1250, 1968; to EMD and scrapped, 1970
51 Alco HH1000 7/1940 69148 ex Newburgh & South Shore 1002; nee Newburgh & South Shore 2 1954 1968 to UP 1251, 1968; retired, 1970; scrapped


Mount Hood Railroad - MH (1987-current)

Route:
Hood River - Parkdale, OR (21.1 miles)
Headquarters:
Hood River, OR
Junctions with other railroads:
UP: Hood River, OR
Radio frequencies:
160.365, 161.190
History:
Mount Hood Railroad incorporated in 1905 and began service the following year.
In 1968, UP chartered Mount Hood Railway to acquire the Mount Hood Railroad.
Mount Hood Railway operated until Nov 2, 1987, at which time it was sold to local owners and renamed Mount Hood Railroad.
Ownership:
Local
Roster:
Unit Bldr. Model B/D B/N F/N History Acq. Ret. Notes
02 EMD GP38 10/1969 35425 7191-122 ex PCN 16; ex CR 7796; nee PC 7796 2002
18 ALCo 2-8-0 1910 46941 ex GCRY 18; ex Lake States Steam Assoc; ex Ishpemig Steel, 1985; ex MHM 18; nee LSI 18 2007 2008 to SLRG 18, 2008
20 ALCo 2-8-0 2/1910 46943 ex GCRY 20; ex LSI 20; nee LSI 13 2007 to SLRG
88 EMD GP9R 9/1959 25648 5608-18 ex SP 3885; ex SP 3725; nee SP 5889 1988
89 EMD GP9 5/1959 25301 7575-27 ex MNVA 306; nee MILW 306 1989 to SCMB/MH 89
560 EMD GP7 12/1953 19031 5311-1 ex BN 1634; nee NP 560 1989 to RARW 301, 1991; to ????
701 Alco C-415 1968 6018-01 ex Spirit of Oregon Dinner Train 701; ex Oregon Coastline Express 701; nee CLC 701:1 1996 1998 to BJRY 701, 1998
702 Alco C-415 1966 3458-08 ex Spirit of Oregon Dinner Train 702; ex Oregon Coastline Express 702; ex CLC 702:1; nee SP 2407 1996 1998 to BJRY 702, 1998

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