Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Locomotive #5631 - Sheridan, Wyoming
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 44° 48.405 W 106° 57.183
13T E 345552 N 4963338
Quick Description: Locomotive located in the historic railroad district in Sheridan, Wyoming.
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 9/3/2007 7:46:04 AM
Waymark Code: WM24KT
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv
Views: 10

Long Description:
The Chicago, Burlington and Quincy locomotive is a Class O-5-A Mohawk 4-8-4 Type and is a combination freight and passenger locomotive. The locomotive was built in 1940 by the C B & Q railroad shops. The locomotive weighs 290 tons and measures 106' 5" long with its tender. The drive wheels are 6' 6" in diameter. The locomotive is coal fired. The engine was put on display June 10, 1962. The locomotive is listed as a contributing structure in the Sheridan Railroad Historic District.
Name of Historic District (as listed on the NRHP): Sheridan Railroad Historic District

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Rotary Park Sheridan, Wyoming

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