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Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive

 
 
Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2015
1. Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive Marker
Inscription.
Presented By
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
June 10, 1962
Class 0-5-A Mohawk 4-8-4 Type Highspeed
Combination Passenger or Freight
Built in 1940 by C.B.&Q. R.R. Co. shop
Length of Locomotive and Tender: 106' 5"
Light weight of Locomotive and Tender: 290 tons
Driver wheel diameter: 6' 6"
Starting tractive force: 67,500 lbs
Stoker coal type

 
Erected 1962.
 
Location. 44° 48.397′ N, 106° 57.183′ W. Marker is in Sheridan, Wyoming, in Sheridan County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway Street and East 5th Street (Wyoming Highway 336), on the left when traveling south on Broadway Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 893 Broadway Street, Sheridan WY 82801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Sheridan Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); First Cabin in Sheridan (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Black Diamonds of Sheridan County (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Black Diamond Trail (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Sheridan Railway Company
Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2015
2. Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive and Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Trail End (approx. mile away); General George Crook (approx. mile away); Big Horns (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sheridan.
 
More about this marker. The locomotive is in a park across from the Historic Sheridan Inn.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2015
3. Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive
Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive Tender image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2015
4. Class 0-5-A Mohawk Locomotive Tender
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 139 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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