Preserved or Operating Equipment

A number of pieces of equipment from the Rutland are preserved, either in public museums or buy private individuals. Some equipment is still in use, 50 years after the demise of the Rutland Railroad as an operating railroad. Below is a list of remaining equipment. If there is something missed, please email webmaster@rutlandrr.org with what it is, it’s location and it’s current status.

Locomotives – Steam:

No examples of Steam Locomotives remain intact.

Locomotives – Diesel:

400 RS-1 Presently on Arkansas and Missouri Railroad as #20
401 RS-1 Consumers Energy, preserved at Saginaw Railway Museum
402 RS-1 Coopersville & Marne, nose chopped, out of service
405 RS-1 Green Mountain Railroad – #405

No RS-3’s were preserved.

Cabooses/Vans:

#27 Paul Petraska, Bartonsville, VT
#28 Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton PA
#31 Dr. Kendall, East Barnet, VT
#32 Chester, MA – Painted B&A
#36 John Cook, Barnet, VT
#37 Thomas J. Hancock, Alstead, NH
#40 Plymouth, MA
#45 Rutland Railway Association’s Center Rutland Depot
#50 Ex-Santa Maria Valley RR #210 – On display at the Amtrak station Guadalupe, CA
#51 Ex-Santa Maria Valley RR #211 – At Campsite in Oregon

Baggage/Passenger:

Combine 260 Donated in 2013 to Railroad Museum of New England
Coach 551 Donated in 2013 to City of Rutland, VT. Located next to Rutland Farmer’s Market
Baggage Car 129 Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton PA
Baggage Car 130 Moira, NY
Wood Baggage 134 Northern Vermont
Wood RPO 170 Rochester, NH
Combine 253 Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton PA
Combine 255 Croghan, NY
Frame/Parts 270 Strasburg, PA
Coach 704 Strasburg, PA
Coach 707 North Hero, VT
Coach 708 Cavendish, VT

Plows/MOW Equipment:

Dump Car X720 Still in use on VRS
Dump Car X721 Still in use on VRS
Dump Car X722 Still in use on VRS
Dump Car X723 Still in use on VRS
Bunk Car X616 South Hero, VT
Bunk Car X620 Strassburg, PA
37′ Flat Car X578 Danbury Railway Museum
Jordan Spreader X180 Still in use on VRS
Snowplow X103 Franklin Falls, NH
Snowplow X104 Kendall Farm
Flanger X115 Still in use on VRS
Flanger X116 Still in use on VRS
Crane X160 Maine Central/Guilford
Pile Driver X170 Steamtown, Scranton
idler car X170 X529 Steamtown, Scranton
idler car X160 X578 Danbury CT
Hart Ballast Car X700 Alstead, NH

General Rolling Stock:
(Box Cars/Flat Cars/Hoppers/Gondolas)

Hopper 764 NRHS, Central NY Chapter on display in Syracuse, NY at NY State fairgrounds
PS-1 Box Car 445 Railroad Museum of New England
Box Car 6081 Strassburg,PA
Box Car 9194 Strassburg, PA
40′ Flat Car 2777 Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton PA
Box Car 8085 Danbury Railway Museum
40′ Flat Car 2762 Danbury Railway Museum
Box Car 8050 Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton PA
Box Car 8152 Bennington, VT
Flat Car 2709 serves as a bridge, Manchester, VT
Flat Car 2764 North Creek, NY
PS-5 Gondola 1004 Still in use on VRS
Gondola 1201 Still in use on VRS
Gondola 1200 Still in use on VRS