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Oregon Eastern RR - OERR

Oregon Eastern RR - OERR

Route:
Ontario - Vale - Caletom, OR (26.6 miles)
Caletom - Burns, OR
Headquarters:
Vale, OR
Junctions with other railroads:
UP: Ontario, OR
Radio frequencies:
160.380
History:
UP's Oregon Eastern Branch (Ontario - Burns, OR) washed out by rising lakes in 1982.
WYCO purchased the line in 1989, with trains running by Feb 1990.
Service suspended west of mp 27 in June 1992.
Ownership:
Western Railroad Builders
Roster:
Unit Bldr. Model B/N B/D F/N History Acq. Ret. Notes
1608 EMD GP7 15635 1/1952 5105-2 ex WYCO 1608; ex MIGN 1608; nee TPW 103
2072 EMD GP7u 18905 12/1953 6526-10 ex SW 2072; ex GCRY 2072; ex ATSF 2072; nee ATSF GP7 2888
SW 2171 EMD GP7u 13164 10/1950 5054-6 ex SW 2171; ex ATSF 2171; nee ATSF GP7 2660
SW 2182 EMD GP7u 12202 2/1951 5054-20 ex SW 2182; ex ATSF 2182; nee ATSF GP7 2674
6083 EMD SD7 17124 3/1953 6468-4 ex WYCO 6083; ex IRRC 6083; ex BN 6083; ex FWD 6083; nee FWD 853 1987 scrapped

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Last updated: Dec. 30, 2016