Alco Pass Shark

Baldwin passenger sharks were among the coolest of diesels to hit the rails!


Freight Locomotives


Baldwin DR 4-4-1500 "Early Shark", Class BF15 / BF15a

Classified as BF15 on the Pennsy.

Road Numbers Qty Delivery HO Scale Models
 9568-9573A
9568B-9573B
6A
6B
2-3/49   
9574-9593A
9574B-9593B
20A
20B
3-7/49  
9700-9707A
9700B-9707B
8A
8B
4-6/50  

Baldwin RF-16 "Late Shark", Class BF16

Classified as BF16 on the Pennsy.

Road Numbers Qty Delivery HO Scale Models
9708A-9745A
9594A-9599A
9708B-9714B (even)
9728B-9744B (even)
9594B-9598B (even)
44A

16B
8/50  ER Models3 (9732A2, 9734A2, 9738A2)
 2000A-2027A
2000B-2026B (even)
28A
14B
 5/51

Broadway Limited Imports (2002B1, 2004A1, 2004B1, 2005A2, 2006B2, 2007A1, 2007B, 2008A1, 2008B1, 2009A2, 2010A2, 2012B2, 2014B2)

Bachmann

ER Models3 (2000A, 2002A, 2004A1)

1 Dark Green Locomotive Enamel, five stripe scheme.

2 Dark Green Locomotive Enamel, single stripe scheme.

3 Model lacks Trainphone per prototype.

 

 


Passenger Locomotives


Baldwin DR 6-4-1000/2 "Passenger Shark", Class BP20 / BF16z

Classified as BP20 on the Pennsy and nicknamed the "Passenger Shark".

Late in 1952 through early 1953, eight units were re-geared for freight service and re-classified BF16z. The eight units were 5784-5787 and 5780B-5786B (even only).

Road Numbers Qty Delivery HO Scale Models

57750A-5787A
5770B-5786B (even)

38A
19B
1947  

 

Baldwin DR 12-8-1500/2 "Centipede", Class BP60a / BH50

Classified as BP60 on the Pennsy and nicknamed the "Centipede".

"A" units delivered with Trainphone; "B" units without.

The locomotives were not reliable in passenger service and were re-geared and moved into helper service circa 1952-53 and re-classified BH50.

Road Numbers Qty Delivery HO Scale Models

5823A1-5823A2

A1 r/n 5823
A2 r/n 5813

1 Pair 1/46  

5824A1-5834A2

A1's r/n 5824-5834
A2's r/n 5814-5822

11 Pairs 3/47-2/48  Broadway Limited Imports (58171, 58182, 58192, 58211, 58222, 5828A1-5828A21, 58291, 58302, 58312, 58331, 58342)

1 Dark Green Locomotive Enamel, five-stripe passenger scheme.

2 Dark Green Locomotive Enamel, single-stripe freight scheme.