Nevada Northern & Railroads of White Pine County

 

 
Locomotive Photo Roster  

2-8-0    No. 97

 
   

 

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

97

Apr 1910

47766

21x28

51

192,200

128,200

172,100

38,100

12

6000

Purchased secondhand NN No. 97; Brooks works.

Scrapped at McGill 1954.

Service Notes

Former Sharp & Fellows No. 31, Buffalo & Susquehanna. No. 171; not delivered to B&S, sold to S&F Jun 1915.
Purchased 2nd-hand NN. No. 97 in 1917 for $14,000. Freight service.
Sold to NCCCo. No. 97 May 1920.

 

19 July 1946

East Ely, Nevada

Bert H. Ward photograph
Steve Swanson collection

Used with permission

     
     
19 July 1946

East Ely Ore Yard

Bert H. Ward photograph
Douglas S. Richter collection

Used with permission

     
     
09 Aug 1949

East Ely, Nevada

J. Lawson photograph
Will Whittaker collection
Used with permission

   
Notes: Outfitted with Southern Pacific Rio Grande style steps in 1947 shopping. Compare with photo above before shopping.
 

 

 

 
     
06 Sep 1953

East Ely, Nevada

R.J. Berry negative
Arnold Menke collection

Used with permission

     
     
06 Sep 1953

East Ely, Nevada

R.J. Berry negative
Arnold Menke collection

Used with permission

     
     
     

 

 

 

 

Last modified 07 Nov, 2001 by Keith Albrandt