Cimarron Valley Railroad (CVR)

In the morning of Friday, June 28, 2019 CVR B39-8 8501 is sitting in Satanta, KS.

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According to Wikipedia, The Cimarron Valley Railroad (reporting mark CVR) was purchased from Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad in February 1996. It runs over former C.V. and Manter Subdivisions of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad tracks in Oklahoma, Colorado and Kansas. One line runs from Dodge City, KS to Boise City, OK, the other from Satanta, KS to Springfield, CO.

Steve Sloan's Trains : Cimarron Valley Railroad (CVR)

Cimarron Valley Railroad (CVR)

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The Cimarron Valley Railroad is owned by the Western Group, headquartered in Ogden Utah.

Click on the following links to see pictures related to Cimarron Valley Railroad. Southwesten Railroad locomotives and GECX leasers are also in many of my shots taken on the CVR:

CVR 20, EMD GP30

According to good sources CVR 20 was built in 1963 by EMD as DRGW 3020 a model GP30, builders number 28049. It became CVR 3020, then CVR 20. This locomotive reportedly was retired and listed for sale by CVR in 2018.
CVR 20 sitting at Satanta, KS
CVR GP30 20 was sitting idle and unused in Satanta, KS on Friday, June 28, 2019.

CVR 3024, EMD GP30

According to good sources CVR 3024 was built in 1963 by EMD as DRGW 3024 a model GP30, builders number 28053. It became CVR 3024. This locomotive reportedly was retired and listed for sale by CVR in 2018.
CVR 3024 and others sitting at Satanta, KS
CVR GP30 3024 was sitting idle and unused in Satanta, KS on Friday, June 28, 2019.

CVR 4052, GE C40-8

According to good sources CVR 4052 was built by GE as a model C40-8. It was a CSX unit before going to CVR. More details unknown.
CVR 4052 in Hugoton, KS
At 3:33 pm on Friday, June 28, 2019 CVR 4052 is at the Seaboard Mill in Hugoton, KS.

CVR 5102, EMD SD50

According to good sources CVR 5102 was built in 1985 by EMD as a model SD50, builders number 847049-16, CNW 7015. It became UP 5075, then NREX 5075, then AO/WAMX 5102, then TIBR/WAMX 5102, then AWRR/WAMX 5102, then SW 5102 and at the time of the photo CVR 5102. It may become DCGX in the not too distant future.
SD50 and GP 7 set in Ensign
In the afternoon of Friday, June 28, 2019 Cimarron Valley Railroad (CVR) SD50 5102 and DCGX GP7u 1320 are waiting for work at the Pride Ag Grain Co-op Elevator in Ensign, KS.

CVR 8501, GE B39-8

According to good sources CVR 8501 was built in 1987 by GE as LMX 8501 a model B39-8, builders number 45410. It is former SW 8501; ex UCRY 8501; ex RLCX 8501; nee LMX 8501
CVR 8501 in Satanta, KS
In the morning of Friday, June 28, 2019 Cimarron Valley Railroad (CVR) B39-8 8501 is sitting in Satanta, KS.

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