Number Make Model Builder Number Build Date Service Time Unit History
1501 EMD SW1500 32159 06/1966 10/1982-present ex CR 9601

ABB #1501 came from Conrail where it was number 9601 and before that wore Indianapolis Union 23 and IU Bicentennial Paint #200

Road/Number History: EMDX 107, IU 200, IU 23, Conrail 9601, ABB 1501, AB 1501 – was repainted to a “Rio Grand” style black/orange scheme in the summer of 2000. She still keeps the road number of 1501 but is without her nickname.

According to J. Komanesky’s¬†website, ABB 1501 / EMDX 107 was the first SW1500 produced by EMD

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