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Birmingham Rail & Locomotive Co. #1281 - s/n 643 @ Birmingham, Alabama on December 31, 1921
Built 02/25/1901 ~ Std. gauge - 9" x 8" cylinders ~ 26" drivers ~ 20 tons ~ 2 trucks  

The company was a dealer and rebuilder of railroad equipment.
The photo is from the Tom Lawson Collection published in the Logging Railroads of South Carolina ~  Available >here<

Sinnemahoning Valley Railroad #4 - s/n 206
Built 07/02/1888 ~ Std gauge ~ 13" x 12
" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 65 tons ~ 3 trucks

The locomotive, owned by 
F.H. & C.W. Goodyear, operated near Austin, Pennsylvania
The photo is from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ General Negative Collection ~ Negative #30127
Comox Logging & Railway Co. Ltd. #12 -  s/n 3311
Built 06/29/1927 ~ Std gauge ~ 11" x 12
" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 50 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near
Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada

Western Maryland Railroad #6 - s/n 3354
Built 5/14/1945 ~ Std. gauge ~ 17" x 18" cylinders ~ 48" drivers ~ 150 tons ~ 3 trucks ~ The last Shay built by Lima Locomotive Works


The locomotive operated near Elkins, West Virginia

 
Wood & English Ltd. #5 - s/n 3280
Built  03/09/
1925 - Std gauge - 14" x 15" cylinders - 36" drivers - 90 tons - 3 trucks

The locomotive operated near Englewood, British Columbia, Canada
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID =AR255-114-0-1_L-2434

California & Oregon Power Co. #3 s/n 646
Built 04/25/1901 ~ Std. gauge ~ cylinders 10" x 10" ~ 28"
drivers ~ 32 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Hornbrook, California
Thayer Lumber Co. #97 - s/n 547
Built 02/03
/1898 ~ Std. gauge ~10" x 12" cylinders ~ 29" drivers ~ 32 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Muskegon, Michigan
 


Markham & Callow, Inc. #1 - s/n 1574
Built 12/18/1905 ~ Std. gauge ~ 12" x 15" cylinders ~ 36" drivers ~ 65 tons ~ 3 trucks

The locomotive operated near Nehalem, Oregon
Photo credits:
> top       ~ Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-2350
> bottom ~ Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-2416
 

Alaska Junk Co. - s/n 1574
Built 12/18/1905 ~ Std. gauge ~ 12" x 15" cylinders ~ 36" drivers ~ 65 tons ~ 3 trucks

The Portland, Oregon company was an equipment dealer.
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID =AR255-114-0-1_L-2434


Saint Mary's & Southwestern Railroad #5 - s/n 461
Built 05/24/1894 ~ Std ~ 15" x 14" cylinders ~ 38 " drivers ~ 80 tons ~ 3 trucks

The locomotive operated near Saint Mary's, Pennsylvania
Photo credits:
> top       ~ Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ General Negative Collection ~ Negative #29810
> bottom ~ Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ General Negative Collection ~ Negative #29809

Portland Railway, Light & Power Co. #2 - s/n 3207
Built 05/26/1923 ~ Std gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 50 tons ~ 2 trucks

The photo was taken in 1923 during and as part of the Oak Grove Hydroelectric Project near the Oak Grove Fork of the Clackamas River in Oregon.
The photo is from the Oregon Historical Society ~ Portland General Electric Photograph Collection ~ ID = OrgLot151_PGE16-403 
Portland Lumber Co. #5 - s/n 1821
Built 01/26/1907 ~ 42" gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 45 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Rainier, Washington
The photo is from the Washington State Archives ~ John T. Labbe Collection ~ ID = AR255-114-0-1_L-0095
Carter Caves & Olive Hill Railroad #119 - s/n 119
Built 08/18/1884 ~ 42" gauge ~ (2)10" x 10" cylinders ~ 30" drivers ~ 15 tons ~  3 trucks  

The locomotive, owned by Andrew Brown, operated near Carter Caves, Kentucky.   It was the second of only two 3 truck, 2 cylinder Shays built.  It was named "Buffalo".
The photo is from the
Michael Koch collection.

Cunningham, R. H.  & Sons Co. #4 - s/n 3146
Built 09/02/1920 ~ 36" gauge ~ 8" x 8" cylinders ~ 29" drivers ~ 24 tons ~  2 trucks  

The locomotive operated near Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania
The photo is from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ General Negative Collection
~ Negative #08369

Weist, Francis & Co. ~ s/n 854
Built 10/31
/1903 ~ Std gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 45 tons ~ 2 trucks

On January 20, 1922, the locomotive derailed on a 600' long, 75' high trestle near Reliance, Oregon.  The locomotive fell approximately 70'.   Four company employees including company president, Francis M. Weist and one of his sons, ultimately lost their lives and an additional four were injured as a result of the accident.   The locomotive was subsequently recovered, repaired, and ultimately served two subsequent owners until it's being scrapped on
11-28-1928
The image was published on page 14 of the March, 1922 issue of the Four L Bulletin
a publication of the Loyal Legion of Loggers and Lumbermen (4 L)
San Vicente Lumber Co. #2 ~ s/n 1745
Built 08/31
/1906 ~ Std gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 45 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near
Santa Cruz, California
The photo is from the University of California @ Santa Cruz ~ ID = ms0427_pho_10156N1030
 

Hoover-Yeager Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 2048
Built 01/20/1908 ~ Std gauge ~ 8" x 8" cylinders ~ 26" drivers ~ 24 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by E. J. Hoover, Durbin, West Virginia
The photo is from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ Benjamin F. G. Kline, Jr. Collection ~ Negative #
K1389 

Rockcastle Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 2701
Built 04/17/1914 ~ Std gauge ~ 12" x 12" cylinders ~ 36" drivers ~ 60 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Seth, West Virginia
The photo is from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ Benjamin F. G. Kline, Jr. Collection ~ Negative #
K3191

Central Pennsylvania Lumber Co. #71 - s/n 2810
Built 06/24/1915 ~ Std gauge ~ 14" x 15" cylinders ~ 36" drivers ~ 90 tons ~ 3 trucks

The locomotive operated near Laquin, Pennsylvania
The photo is from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ General Negative Collection
~ Negative #05193


Ashtola & Allegheny Mountain Railroad #5 - s/n 641
Built 07/24/1901 ~ Std gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 33" drivers ~ 40 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by the Babcock Lumber Co., operated near Ashtola, Pennsylvania

Photo credits:
> top       ~ Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ Benjamin F. G. Kline, Jr. Collection ~ Negative #K0124
> bottom ~ Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ Benjamin F. G. Kline, Jr. Collection ~ Negative #K0083.7


 

Island Logging Co. Ltd. #2 - s/n 3228
Built 09/15/1923 ~ Std gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 50 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by the Canadian Puget Sound Lumber & Timber Co. Ltd.  operated near Duncan, British Columbia, Canada
The photo is from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ Benjamin F. G. Kline, Jr. Collection ~ Negative #K1484 


McKelvey Brothers Inc. #3 - s/n 3193
Built 10/27/1922 ~ 36" gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 50 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Orbisonia, Pennsylvania.
Photo credits:
> top       ~  Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ General Negative Collection ~ Negative #24395
> bottom ~ Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ~ Benjamin F. G. Kline, Jr. Collection ~ Negative #K2189
Elk Redwood Co. #4 -  s/n 2942
Built 10/27/1917 ~ 36" gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 50 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Elk, California.
The photo is from the University of California Bancroft Library (Berkley) ~ Roy D. Graves Collection ~ ID = BANC PIC 1905.17500.50:333--ALB

Thompson, Albert & Frank E.  #142 -  s/n 142
Built 01/09/1886 ~ Std. gauge ~ 10" x 8" cylinders ~ 26" drivers ~ 15 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Island Run, Pennsylvania.
The photo is part of the collection of the "Elk County, A Journey Through Time"  Facebook  group

Burt Portland Cement Co. #1 - s/n 2453
Built 0
5/12/1911 ~ Std gauge ~ (2) 6" x 10" cylinders ~ 22" drivers ~ 13 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Bellevue, Michigan
The photo is part of the Don Harrison Collection
Buswell Lumber & Manufacturing Co. #2 - s/n 1797
Built 12/08/1906 ~ Std gauge ~ 8" x 12" cylinders ~ 26" drivers ~ 28 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Star Lake, Wisconsin.
The photo is from the Dale Kuhn collection

   
  

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