Nevada Northern & Railroads of White Pine County

 

 
Locomotive Photo Roster  

0-6-2ST    No. 71

 
   

 

Builder

Type

Road No.

Built

BN

Cyl.

Drivers (in)

Engine Weight

Tender Weight (light)

Weight on Drivers

Effort

Coal (tons)

H20 (gal)

Comments

Disposition

Baldwin

0-6-2T

73

Oct 1915

42620

21x24

50

~180,000; 152,000 in 0-6-0 config

na

 

 

 

 

Purchased new Bingham & Garfied No. 71; .0-6-0ST.

Scrapped at McGill Autumn, 1951.

Service Notes

Ex-Bingham & Garfield Railway Co.No. 71.
Owned by B&G but not used; leased to Utah Copper Co. No. 71 (ICC Valuation dated 30 June 1916).
To NCCCo No. 73 on 08 Sep 1933. Rebuilt to 0-6-2ST c1936.

 

26 July 1938

Star Pointer shops, Ruth, Nevada

Ted Wurm photograph
Douglas S. Richter collection
Used with permission

 
Uptown Ruth at the Star Pointer shops. The building in the background is the Ruth Boarding house, formerly the Star Pointer Hotel. This may be the only Utah engine seen in Nevada with its original Baldwin capped stack.
     

 

 

 

   

 

Last modified 19 March, 2002 by Keith Albrandt