2-4-2 "Columbian" Locomotives in Cuba

One of the first 2-4-2s built was displayed at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Both tender and tank flavors of this wheel arrangement were used in the USA, however, 2-4-2s were not very popular.

Railroads that used 2-4-2 "Columbian" locomotives in Cuba (data provided by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media)

Surviving Examples of 2-4-2 "Columbian" Locomotives in Cuba

No.ClassF.M. WhyteGaugeRailroad LineLocationStatusBuilder InfoNotes
12042-4-2T4'-8½"Central Providencia (Osvaldo Sanchez ) Almacenes San Jose Artisans Market, Havana, CLHoperationalALCO (Rogers) Fron Guines
12082-4-2T4'-8½"Manuel Isla Perez, Nueva Paz, HAVALCO (Rogers) #5007, 11/1994

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