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NORFOLK SOUTHERN
DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE ROSTER

EMD GP38-2 Nos. 5257-5361

102 Units Active (10 of those are currently stored)

 


 

 

This roster compiled and maintained by Chris R. Toth
Roster last updated on April 5, 2017.

 


Active Roster

 

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Previous
No.
Original
No.
Original NS Subsidiary Build
Date
Order
No.
Builder
No.
Notes
5257 CR 8040 PC 8040 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-1 Equipped for remote control operation.
5258 CR 8041 PC 8041 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-2 Equipped for remote control operation.
5259 CR 8042 PC 8042 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-3 Lettered for Norfolk Portsmouth Belt Line (NPBL), which is partially owned by NS.
5260 CR 8044 PC 8044 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-5 Lettered for Norfolk Portsmouth Belt Line (NPBL), which is partially owned by NS, and painted in special NPBL heritage paint scheme.
5261 CR 8046 PC 8046 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-7 Lettered for Norfolk Portsmouth Belt Line (NPBL), which is partially owned by NS.
Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
5262 CR 8047 PC 8047 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-8  
5263 CR 8048 PC 8048 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-9  
5264 CR 8049 PC 8049 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-10  
5265 CR 8052 PC 8052 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-13  
5266 CR 8054 PC 8054 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-15 See note at bottom of roster regarding engine configuration.
5267 CR 8056 PC 8056 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-17  
5268 CR 8057 PC 8057 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-18  
5269 CR 8058 PC 8058 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-19  
5270 CR 8060 PC 8060 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-21 Turbocharged - see note below regarding engine.
5271 CR 8061 PC 8061 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-22  
5272 CR 8062 PC 8062 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-23  
5273 CR 8063 PC 8063 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-24 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
5274 CR 8066 PC 8066 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-27  
5275 CR 8067 PC 8067 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-28  
5276 CR 8069 PC 8069 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-30 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
5277 CR 8070 PC 8070 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-31  
5278 CR 8071 PC 8071 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-32  
5279 CR 8073 PC 8073 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-34  
5280 CR 8077 PC 8077 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-38 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster. 
5281 CR 8078 PC 8078 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-39  
5282 CR 8079 PC 8079 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-40  
5283 CR 8081 PC 8081 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-42  
5284 CR 8083 PC 8083 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-44  
5285 CR 8084 PC 8084 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-45  
5286 CR 8085 PC 8085 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-46  
5287 CR 8086 PC 8086 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-47  
5288 CR 8088 PC 8088 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-49  
5289 CR 8089 PC 8089 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-50  
5290 CR 8090 PC 8090 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-51  
5291 CR 8092 PC 8092 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-53  
5292 CR 8096 PC 8096 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-57 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
5293 CR 8097 PC 8097 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-58  
5294 CR 8099 PC 8099 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-60  
5295 CR 8100 PC 8100 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-61  
5296 CR 8102 PC 8102 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-63  
5297 CR 8105 PC 8105 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-66  
5298 CR 8106 PC 8106 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-67  
5299 CR 8110 PC 8110 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-71 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
5300 CR 8111 PC 8111 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-72  
5301 CR 8113 PC 8113 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-74 Re-powered - see note below regarding engine.
5302 CR 8117 PC 8117 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-78 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
5303 CR 8118 PC 8118 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-79  
5304 CR 8119 PC 8119 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-80  
5305 CR 8120 PC 8120 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-81  
5306 CR 8122 PC 8122 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-83  
5307 CR 8123 PC 8123 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-84  
5308 CR 8125 PC 8125 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-86  
5309 CR 8126 PC 8126 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-87 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
5310 CR 8127 PC 8127 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-88  
5311 CR 8128 PC 8128 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-89  
5312 CR 8129 PC 8129 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-90  
5313 CR 8131 PC 8131 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-92  
5314 CR 8132 PC 8132 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-93 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.
5315 CR 8135 PC 8135 PRRX 02-1973 72627 72627-96  
5316 CR 8136 PC 8136 PRRX 03-1973 72627 72627-97  
5317 CR 8138 PC 8138 PRRX 03-1973 72627 72627-99  
5318 CR 8139 PC 8139 PRRX 03-1973 72627 72627-100  
5320 CR 8142 PC 8142 PRRX 03-1973 72627 72627-103  
5321 CR 8143 PC 8143 PRRX 03-1973 72627 72627-104  
5322 CR 8147 PC 8147 PRRX 03-1973 72627 72627-108  
5323 CR 8149 PC 8149 PRRX 03-1973 72627 72627-110  
5326 CR 8154 PC 8154 PRRX 10-1973 73608 73608-1 Received wreck repairs that included a replacement long hood from a former NS/Southern unit.
5327 CR 8155 PC 8155 PRRX 10-1973 73608 73608-2  
5328 CR 8156 PC 8156 PRRX 10-1973 73608 73608-3  
5329 CR 8157 PC 8157 PRRX 10-1973 73608 73608-4  
5330 CR 8158 PC 8158 PRRX 10-1973 73608 73608-5  
5331 CR 8159 PC 8159 PRRX 10-1973 73608 73608-6  
5332 CR 8160 PC 8160 PRRX 10-1973 73608 73608-7  
5333 CR 8161 PC 8161 PRRX 10-1973 73608 73608-8  

Road
No.

Previous
No.
Original NS Subsidiary Build
Date
Order
No.
Builder
No.
Notes
5334 CR 8165 PRRX 06-1977 767077 767077-3  
5335 CR 8166 PRRX 06-1977 767077 767077-4  
5336 CR 8168 PRRX 06-1977 767077 767077-6  
5337 CR 8170 PRRX 06-1977 767077 767077-8  
5338 CR 8171 PRRX 06-1977 767077 767077-9  
5339 CR 8172 PRRX 06-1977 767077 767077-10  
5340 CR 8173 PRRX 06-1977 767077 767077-11  
5341 CR 8180 PRRX 06-1977 767077 767077-18  
5342 CR 8181 PRRX 05-1978 777125 777125-1  
5343 CR 8182 PRRX 05-1978 777125 777125-2  
5344 CR 8184 PRRX 05-1978 777125 777125-4  
5345 CR 8185 PRRX 05-1978 777125 777125-5  
5346 CR 8186 PRRX 05-1978 777125 777125-6  
5347 CR 8187 PRRX 05-1978 777125 777125-7  
5348 CR 8191 PRRX 05-1978 777125 777125-11  
5349 CR 8192 PRRX 06-1978 777125 777125-12  
5350 CR 8193 PRRX 06-1978 777125 777125-13  
5351 CR 8196 PRRX 06-1978 777125 777125-16  
5352 CR 8203 PRRX 07-1978 777126 777126-2  
5353 CR 8207 PRRX 07-1978 777126 777126-6  
5354 CR 8208 PRRX 07-1978 777126 777126-7  
5355 CR 8209 PRRX 07-1978 777126 777126-8  
5356 CR 8211 PRRX 07-1978 777126 777126-10  
5357 CR 8212 PRRX 07-1978 777126 777126-11  
5358 CR 8213 PRRX 07-1978 777126 777126-12  
5359 CR 8214 PRRX 07-1978 777126 777126-13  
5360 CR 8221 PRRX 08-1978 777126 777126-20  
5361 CR 8223 PRRX 08-1978 777126 777126-22 Unit currently stored, but still on the active roster.


General Info

NS Model Designation = GP38-2
Horsepower = 2,000
Fuel Tank Capacity = 2,600 gallons
Dynamic Braking = Yes
Control = Single
Cab Signals = See Below
LSL (Locomotive Speed Limiter) = See Below

Units equipped with cab signals
5269-5271, 5277-5287, 5290, 5295-5314, 5316, 5319, 5321,5322, 5342, 5343, 5352-5361

Units equipped with LSL (Locomotive Speed Limiter)
 5269, 5279-5287, 5290, 5295-5314

All units are equipped with cab air conditioning

All units were upgraded with an electric parking brake. 

Units equipped with ZTR microprocessor control system:
5263, 5265

NS 5266 was upgraded in 11/2013 to a turbocharged EMD 16-cylinder 645E3C engine and received an
Interstate Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) system, retaining its 2,000 horsepower rating. After the engine suffered
freeze damage in early 2016, NS made repairs, but returned the unit to its original configuration with its Roots-blown
16-cylinder 645E engine with manual fuel injection. It was released back into service 03/2016.

NS 5270 was upgraded in 11/2014 to a turbocharged EMD 16-cylinder 645E3C engine and received an
Interstate Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) system. It retains its 2,000 horsepower rating.

NS 5301 was re-powered with a EMD turbocharged 8-cylinder 710G3A ECO engine and released 10-2013.
Unit also received the NS-designed split cooling system.

 




 

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