Ex B&M SW-1 1111

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bmcdr
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Ex B&M SW-1 1111

Post by bmcdr » Sat Jul 09, 2016 7:14 pm

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In November 1960, B&M SW-1's 1109 - 1110 - 1111 were sold to the Montpelier & Barre, the latter, 1111 was kept at Montpelier out behind the shop for parts. As we all know, the 1109 and 1110 have been saved, but what became of the 1111? The last time I saw her was 1972, anyone in Vermont know what happened when the M&B was sold?
David Hutchinson

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Re: Ex B&M SW-1 1111

Post by JohnR19 » Sat Jul 09, 2016 9:14 pm

According to David Poor's roster#1111 was used for parts and donated to and restored by B&M historical society.

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Re: Ex B&M SW-1 1111

Post by GP40MC1118 » Sat Jul 09, 2016 10:03 pm

Retired 6/62. Sold 12/62 to Montpelier & Barre (Vt.) for parts.
Scrapped 10/74.

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Re: Ex B&M SW-1 1111

Post by ABP4014 » Mon Jul 11, 2016 11:47 am

Dave,

the 1110 was cut up several years ago as well. as received it was severely vandalized during delivery to the RMNE. long stored @ Saybrook it was decided to cut versus move to the Naugy. the prime mover is the biggest piece saved among other parts saved for the 1109, which will remain a static display.

Al P.

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