Sep 13, 2014
Conrail inherited their fleet of 20 U25C's from Penn Central, which inherited them from the Pennsylvania Railroad. Conrail assigned them to series CR 6500-6519 then renumbered them in January 1979 into the 6800-6819 series to make way for the newly arriving order of SD-40-2's.
Comprehensive Roster [Download PDF Version ]
The roster below is comprehensive for these units between April 1976 and their retirement in the 1980's, and contains all predecessor units of the locomotive class that Conrail inherited. If numbers are missing from the roster, Conrail intentionally left them open. It does not contain retirement dates and dispositions due to their complex nature. All of the units were retired prior to June 1999.
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