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Clay Lumber Co. #3 - s/n unknown ~ near Porter, West Virginia
Built ??? ~ ??? gauge ~ ?? tons ~ 2 trucks

Poinsett Lumber & Manufacturing Co. #6 - s/n 1426
Built 1920 ~ Std gauge - 47 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Trumann, Arkansas

Photo credits:
~ Upper  :  Joe R. Thompson Collection
~ Lower  :  Mavis Winter Collection
Clearwater Timber Co. #81 - s/n 1542
Built 04-1927 ~ Std gauge - 80 tons - 3 trucks

The locomotive operated near Lewiston, Idaho
The photo is part of the Martin E. Hansen Collection.
Greenwood Logging Co. #7 - s/n 1491
Built 02-1923 ~ Std gauge - 80 tons - 3 trucks

The locomotive was photographed at the company's location near Aberdeen, Washington in September of 1938 by Harold Hill. 
The photo is part of the Martin E. Hansen Collection.
Greenwood Logging Co. #5 - s/n 1458
Built 07-1922 ~ Std gauge - 63 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive was photographed at the company's location near Aberdeen, Washington in September of 1938 by Harold Hill.  The company's #6 Heisler, s/n 1456 is seen at extreme left in the photo. The lead truck of a Climax locomotive is seen at extreme right in the photo.  Climax records do not indicate the company possessed a Climax. The photo is part of the Martin E. Hansen Collection.
Greenwood Logging Co. #6 - s/n 1465
Built 10-1922 ~ Std gauge - 63 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive was photographed at the company's location near Aberdeen, Washington in September of 1938 by Harold Hill.  The rear of the fuel bunker of the company's #5 Heisler, s/n 1458 is seen at extreme right in the photo.

The photo is part of the Martin E. Hansen Collection.
Southern Iron & Equipment Co. #1326 - s/n 1139 @ Atlanta, Georgia
Built 1908 ~ Std gauge - 19 tons - 2 trucks

The company was a dealer and rebuilder of railroad equipment.

The photo is part of the David S. Price Collection via the Mississippi Rails site
American Sintering Co. #1 ~ s/n 1463
Built 1922 ~ Std gauge ~ 26 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near
Hubbard, Ohio
T
he photo was published in the 1923 edition of Railways of the World by Frederick A. Talbot
South Fork Lumber Co.  ~ s/n unknown ~ near Moorefield, West Virginia
Built unknown ~ 42" gauge ~ weight unknown  ~ 2 trucks

T
he photo is from the West Virginia University Libraries ~ Mrs. Boyd McWhorter collection ~ ID = 012733
Juniata Railroad #22 ~ s/n unknown
Built 1898-1900 ~ Std gauge ~ 60 tons ~ 3 trucks

The locomotive, owned by John E. Dubois,  operated near Dubois, Pennsylvania.
T
he photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-1159
Wheeler, C. H.  Logging Co. ~ s/n 1151
Built 08-1909 ~ Std gauge ~ 40 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Cochran, Oregon.
T
he photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_LL-2027
Overton, Eugene Edwin Logging Co. #2 ~ s/n 1335
Built 05-1916 ~ Std gauge ~ 32 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Orting, Washington.
The photo is from the David E. Overton Collection
.
Stearns Coal & Lumber Co. #112 ~ s/n 1530
Built 1926 ~ Std. gauge ~ 55 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Stearns, Kentucky.
It originally ran with the #1 road number for the company.

 


Michigan-California Lumber Co. #1 ~ s/n 1014
Built 02-1888 ~ 36" gauge ~ 25 tons ~ 2 trucks

Photo notes:
~ Upper  :  at Tuolumne, California on 8/7/1936
~ Lower  :  taken near Pino Grande, California by Bert H. Ward

 

Mowbray & Robinson Co. #8 - s/n 1400
Built 1919 ~ 42" gauge ~ 53 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Quicksand, Kentucky.
Georgia Pacific Corp. #1 - s/n 1464
Built 1922 ~ Std gauge ~ 26 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated Dumas, Arkansas.
The photo is from the C. W. Witbeck
collection.
Salmon Creek Lumber Co. #3 - s/n 1257
Built 1912 ~ Std gauge ~ 42 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Kellettville, Pennsylvania.  It was the company's second Heisler to carry the #3 road number.  Their first was s/n 1029.
The photo is from the John Chick
collection.

Deep Lake Railway Co. #1 - s/n unknown -  in February, 1929
Built ??? ~ ??? gauge ~ ?? tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Deep Lake, Florida.
The photos are from the Collier County Museums, Florida.
Chicago Mill & Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 1387 - destined for Helena, Arkansas
Built 1919 ~ Std gauge ~ 22 tons ~ 2 trucks

The photo is from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ General Negatives Collection ~ ID = 06598
Santee River Hardwood Co.  #3 - s/n unknown
Built 1902-06(?) ~ Std gauge ~ 20 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near St. Stephen, South Carolina.
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-2067
Green River Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 1095
Built 05-1906 ~ Std gauge ~ 37 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Baldi, Washington.
The image is from the Allan C Wirkkala collection.
Altoona Northern Railroad #104 - s/n 1356
Built 1917 ~ Std gauge ~ 53 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Altoona, Pennsylvania
The image is from the Jack Eichenlaub collection.
Werner, Sam Lumber Co. - s/n 1324
Built 1916 ~ 36" gauge ~ 36 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Tracy City, Tennessee
The image is from the Garrett Rea collection.
Oval Wood Dish Corp. #1 - s/n 1352
Built 1917 ~ Std gauge ~ 63 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Tupper Lake, New York
The image appeared on page 120 of the September, 1918 edition of The Clyde Log
Broughton Lumber Co. - s/n 1091 ~ at Willard, Washington
Built 06-1906 ~ Std gauge ~ 22 tons ~ 2 trucks

The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-2321

Wood, Alan Steel Co. #1 - s/n 45
Built 1940 ~ unknown gauge ~ 47 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.  This is the only known geared fireless locomotive that Heisler built.   Though the builder's records do not indicate a gauge, the track gauge in the Snyder photo (lower) appears to be less than standard.
Photo credits:

~ Upper  :  Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ ID=Slot #5798
~ Lower  :  The collection of F. Clayton Snyder
We thank John Taubeneck for bringing the upper photo to our attention.

DeGrasse Paper Co. #2 - s/n 1263
Built 1912 ~ Std gauge ~ 52 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Pyrites, New York
The photo is from the St. Lawrence County Historical Association via North Country Public Radio, Canton, New York
Lamb-Fish Lumber Co. #3 - s/n 1127, 1128, or 1129
Built 1907 ~ Std gauge ~ 22 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Charleston, Mississippi
The photo is from the Carson Hughes & Associate collection via The Sun-Sentinel of Charleston.
The company owned 6 Heislers.  The smallest of these weighed 22 tons as built and are in the s/n range noted above.  The locomotive in the image is of the 22 ton size.  Except for their s/n 1130,  none of the road numbers for their Heislers are known.
Mason County Logging Co. #3 -  s/n 1248
Built 02-1912 ~ Std gauge ~ 50 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Bordeaux, Washington
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-2321
Blumauer Brothers Lumber Co. #200 -  s/n 1098
Built 09-1906 ~ Std gauge ~ 28 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Tenion, Washington
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-2614
Kosmos Timber Co. #4 -  s/n 1316 ~ near Kosmos, Washington on 6/17/1949.
Built 11-1915 ~ Std gauge ~ 75 tons ~ 3 trucks

The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-1688

Mountain Timber Co. #103 -  s/n 1190
Built 02-1910 ~ Std gauge ~ 42 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Kalama, Washington
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-1521

Eastern & Western Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 1432 @ Saddle Mountain, Oregon.
Built 04-1920 ~ Std gauge ~ 63 tons ~ 2 trucks

The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_LL-0268

Vaughan & Bester Lumber Co. #4 - s/n 1093
Built 08-1906 ~ Std gauge ~ 22 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Cushman, Oregon
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-1042

Cabin Creek Lumber Co. - s/n 1335
Built 05-1916 ~ Std gauge ~ 32 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Easton, Washington
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-0818

Miller Logging Co. #5 - s/n 1487
Built 07-1923 ~ Std gauge ~ 80 tons ~ 3 trucks

The locomotive operated near Sultan, Washington
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-0777

Wisconsin Logging & Timber Co. #1 - s/n 1187
Built 01-1910 ~ Std gauge ~ 60 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Stella, Washington
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-2411

Manning, A. C. Logging Co. #1 - s/n 1288
Built 10-1913 ~ Std gauge ~ 44 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Lake Whatcom, Washington
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-2632

La Rue Mining Co. #5 - s/n 1167
Built 1909 ~ Std gauge ~ 60 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Ironton, Minnesota
The photo is from the David Fuller collection



International Shoe Co. #4 - s/n 1594
Built 1929 ~ Std gauge ~ 32 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Marlinton, West Virginia

Ransom & Benedict Co. #1 - s/n 1428
Built 1920 ~ Std gauge ~ 47 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Clifty, Tennessee
The photo is from the Herschel Tucker collection

White, A. C., Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 1156
Built 08-1908 ~ Std gauge ~ 42 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Laclede, Idaho

 

Skookum Railway & Logging Co. - s/n 1156 ~ at Tenino, Washington in July 1921
Built 08-1908 - Std gauge - 42 tons - 2 trucks

The photo is held at the Denver Public Library ~ H.E. High Collection ~ ID = Z-15921 Content # 89984
Hetch Hetchy Railroad #1 - s/n 1105
Built 11/1906 ~ Std gauge ~ 52 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by the Hetch Hetchy Water Supply,   operated near Groveland, California
The photo is from the
Ms. Elizabeth website.
Dick, A. E. Contracting Co. #1611 - s/n 1611
Built 1930s ~ Std gauge ~ ?? tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Hazelton, Pennsylvania
Bear Creek Mill Co. #2 - s/n 1150 ~ destined for Leakesville, Mississippi
Built 1909 -  Std gauge - 36 tons - 2 trucks 

The photo is from the David S. Price collection
via the Mississippi Rails website.
Oregon-Washington Logging Co. #2 - s/n 1159 ~ destined for Cruzette, Washington
Built 4/1909 -  Std gauge - 60 tons - 2 trucks 

The photo is from the Clark County Historical Museum Collection at the Washington State
University ~ ID = P38.17.38
Cowan, L. A.,  Jr. #3 - s/n 1434 ~ destined for Reba, Mississippi
Built 1920 - Std. gauge - 20 tons - 2 trucks

The photo is from the Curt Cowan collection via the Mississippi Rails website.
Ohio Match Co. #1 - s/n 1502
Built 06/1924 - Std. gauge - 90 tons - 3 trucks

The locomotive, (left center in photo),  operated near Ohio Junction, Idaho
The photo is part of the Bruce Butler collection.
Hall & Legan Lumber Co. #2 - s/n 1262
Built 1912 ~ Std gauge - 36 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Morton, Mississippi

The image appeared on page 275 of the 1916 edition of Logging
Columbia River Lumber Co. Ltd. #1 - s/n 1232
Built 08/1911 ~ Std gauge - 62 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Golden, British Columbia, Canada

The photo is part of the Dale Alan Henderson collection.
Southern Iron & Equipment Co. #1381 - s/n 1205 @ Atlanta, Georgia
Built 1919 ~ Std gauge - 50 tons - 2 trucks

The company was a dealer and rebuilder of railroad equipment.

The photo is part of the Tatum Family Business Records collection at the University of Southern Mississippi ~ ID =  Box 404, Folder 24, M316-168
The Heisler Locomotive 1891 - 1941 
has the SIEC shop/road # as 1383
Florida & Alabama Railroad #5 - s/n 1210
Built 1911 ~ Std gauge - 60 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by the Stearns & Culver Lumber Co.,  operated near Bagdad, Florida
The image appeared on page 291 of the 1916 edition of Logging
American River Land & Lumber Co. #2  - s/n 1014
Built 02-1898 ~ 36" gauge ~ 25 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive, named "H. P. Livermore, operated near Pino Grande, California
Ikeler, Philip M.  - s/n 1058
Built 09-1902 ~ 36" gauge ~ 25 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near
Moselle, Mississippi
Dick, A. E. Contracting Co. #1620 - s/n 1620
Built 1930s ~ Std gauge ~ ?? tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Hazelton, Pennsylvania
The photo is from the Gen Stanton collection via the Plymouth Historical Society, Pennsylvania

Bowman-Hicks Lumber Co. #5 - s/n 1188 ~ near Maxville, Oregon in 1923
Built 09-1910 ~ Std gauge ~ 42 tons ~ 2 trucks

Photo credits:

~ Upper  :  Regional Historical Collection at the East Oregon University ~ ID =  2010.15.00465
~ Lower  :  James B. Bane collection



Bowman-Hicks Lumber Co. #7 - s/n 1084
Built 1903 ~ Std gauge ~ ?? tons ~ 2 trucks

The photos were taken near Maxville, Oregon in 1923  & 1924
The photos are from the Regional Historical Collection at the
East Oregon University with the following IDs in order from top to bottom:

1 - ID = 2010.15.00464
2 - ID = 2010.15.00463
3 - ID = 2010.15.00198
4 - ID = 2010.15.00466

 

 

East Oregon Lumber Co. #2 - s/n 1325 ~ near Sled Springs, Oregon
Built 02-1916 ~ 36" gauge ~ 63 tons ~ 2 trucks

The photo is from the
Regional Historical Collection at the East Oregon University ~ ID =  2010.15.00406
   

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