Nevada Northern & Railroads of White Pine County

 

 
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0-6-2ST    No. 79

 
   

 

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

79

Apr 1917

45436

21x24

50

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

na

 

 

 

 

Purchased new UCC No. 79; 0-6-0ST.

Scrapped at McGill Autumn, 1951.

Service Notes

Utah Copper Co.No. 79.
To NCCCo. Chino Mines No. 35 in 1929.
To NCCCo Nevada Mines No. 79 on 13 Dec 1935. Rebuilt to 0-6-2ST in 1936-1937.

 

21 Sept 1947

Copper Flat Engine House Lead

G.M. Best photograph (?)
Steve Swanson collection
Used with permission

 
   
     
     
     

 

 

 

   

 

Last modified 07 Nov, 2001 by Keith Albrandt