Nevada Northern & Railroads of White Pine County

 

 
Locomotive Photo Roster  

2-8-0    No. 81

 
   

 

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

2-8-0

81

Mar 1917

45351

21x26

51

178,000

(61,000)

155,000

36,200

12

7500

Purchased new for $23,700.

Extant; Nevada Northern Railway Museum, East Ely, NV

Service Notes

In service 19 May 1917. Mixed service.
Another 1939 photo shows the engineer had written his name in chalk under the cab number: "H. Lombardi".
Replaced on the local by RSD-4 No. 201 in late 1951.
Donated to White Pine Public Museum, Ely, NV in 1960.

 

12 July 1939

East Ely, Nevada

Ted Wurm photograph
Bert H. Ward collection
Used with permission

 

   
Shown above with its original tender and a 1923 coal pusher. This tender is currently used by NN No. 93. The tender now on No. 81 is the one from No. 95 when the stoker was added in the Autumn, 1939.
     

 

 

 

 

Last modified 19 March, 2002 by Keith Albrandt