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Long Leaf in Rapides Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Locomotive #400

1919

 
 
Locomotive #400 Marker image. Click for full size.
May 24, 2019
1. Locomotive #400 Marker
Inscription.  
Baldwin 4-6-0
Standard-gauge steam engine.

#400 hauled log cars to the Long Leaf sawmill. Its last run was December 9, 1952.

4-6-0 means:
4 Wheels (2 pair) in front, 6 driving wheels, and 0 wheels under the cab.
 
Location. 31° 0.429′ N, 92° 33.404′ W. Marker is in Long Leaf, Louisiana, in Rapides Parish. Marker can be reached from Long Leaf Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Longleaf LA 71448, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crowell and Spencer Engine #400 (a few steps from this marker); Clyde Double Drum-Cable Outhaul Log Skidder (a few steps from this marker); Clyde Log Skidder (a few steps from this marker); Locomotive Graveyard (within shouting distance of this marker); The "Roundhouse", The Machine Shop and the "Car Knockers Shed" (within shouting distance of this marker); The McGiffert Log Loader (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Red River and Gulf RR Locomotive #106 (about 400 feet away); Old Planer Mill Machinery (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Leaf.
 
More about this marker. Located on the grounds of the Southern Forest Heritage Museum, Admission required.
 
Also see . . .

Locomotive #400 Marker image. Click for full size.
May 24, 2019
2. Locomotive #400 Marker
 Museum Website. (Submitted on May 25, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.)
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 

More. Search the internet for Locomotive #400.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 77 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2019.
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