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Internal Combustion Locomotives

Fairbanks-Morse 1944 Milwaukee Road 760
Fairbanks-Morse 1944
Milwaukee Road 760
Description:Diesel-Electric H10-44

Equipment Information

Milwaukee Road 760 is the first diesel locomotive ever built by Fairbanks-Morse. It is a switcher and was designed to move freight cars around railroad yards at low speed. F-M, a diesel engine manufacturer in Beloit, Wisconsin, was best known for marine engines (including submarine engines). This engine was the first of some 1,400 locomotives F-M built between 1944 and 1963.

Builder: Fairbanks-Morse
Year Built: 1944
Model: H10-44
Horsepower: 1200
Length: 48ft 10in
Width: 10ft
Height: 14ft 6in
Weight: 240000 lbs
Brakes: 6DS
Engine: 38D8-1/8 6-Cylinder Opposed Piston
Motors: 4 WH 362D
Trucks: AAR-A
Description: Diesel-Electric / First FM Locomotive built
Arrived: 1981
Condition: Complete / restored / operational

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Ownership History
1944-1959 – Chicago Milwaukee St. Paul & Pacific #1802
1959-1981 – Chicago Milwaukee St. Paul & Pacific #760
1981-present – Illinois Railway Museum, Union, IL