Nevada Northern & Railroads of White Pine County

 

 
Locomotive Photo Roster  

2-8-0    No. 96

 
   

 

Builder

Type

Road No.

Built

BN

Cyl.

Drivers (in)

Engine Weight

Tender Weight (light)

Weight on Drivers

Effort

Coal (tons)

H20 (gal)

Comments

Disposition

Alco

2-8-0

96

Jun 1916

56218

21x30

51

199,000

(72,000)
171,000

41,890

10
7500

Purchased new NN No. 96; Brooks works.

Scrapped at McGill 1951.

Service Notes

Purchased new for $20,125.
To NCCCo. No. 96 May 1920.
Freight service.

 

October, 1948

Copper Flat, Nevada
Pushing empties at Monitor shaft

Jerry Graham photo
Steve Swanson collection

Used with permission



   
October, 1948

Ore Yard, Copper Flat, Nevada
Testing air brakes on ore train

Jerry Graham photo
Steve Swanson collection

Used with permission



   
18 Sep 1949

Engine House Track, East Ely Yard

Steve Swanson collection
Used with permission

   
Notes: Coal boards installed on the tender to increase coal capacity. No. 96 was the replacement engine on the local to Cobre.
     
     

 

 

 

 

Last modified 06 Feb, 2003 by Keith Albrandt