0-4-4 "Forney" Locomotives in the USA

Locomotives of this wheel arrangement were generally larger versions of 0-4-2 locomotives. They were primarily used on elevated railways such as those found in New York.


Railroads that used 0-4-4 "Forney" Locomotives in the USA (data provided by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media)

Surviving Examples of 0-4-4 "Forney" Locomotives in the USA

No.ClassF.M. WhyteGaugeRailroad LineLocationStatusBuilder InfoNotes
21F0-4-4T4'-8½"NYE (WACC) tundra near mouth of Soloman River between Council and Nome, Solomon, AKabandonedNew York Locomotive Works #137, 1886
303E0-4-4T4'-8½"NYE (WACC) tundra near mouth of Soloman River between Council and Nome, Solomon, AKabandonedBaldwin #5622, 1881
159F0-4-4T4'-8½"NYE (WACC) tundra near mouth of Soloman River between Council and Nome, Solomon, AKabandonedNew York Locomotive Works #149, 1886
80-4-4T20"ACC (Coronado RR) Clifton Plaza, Clifton, AZdisplayH.K. Porter #1735, 1897Named Copperhead
20-4-4T30"Westfield Plantationprivate, Los Angeles, CAoperationalH.K. Porter, 1908Named Rosa, moved from Lampasas, TX to southern CA in 2011. May be located at the Santa Rosa Valley Railroad, Camarillo, CA
10-4-4RT36"Belle Point & Reserve Orange Empire Railway Museum, Perris, CAdisplayBurnham, Williams #14064, 1894 Owned by Tom Gazi; Part of Grizzly Flats Exhibit. From Oxnard, CA
0-4-4TngWil.B.IsaacsInformation Center, Pioneer Town, CAdisplay
10-4-4-024"CCV CC&V ng Railroad, Cripple Creek, COoperationalOrenstein & Koppel (Berlin) #2797, 19021960 photo from Avalos, Zacatecas Formerly named Goldfield, from Germany
40-4-4-0T24"Reynolds Brothers Sugar CC&V ng Railroad, Cripple Creek, COrestorationW. Bagnall #2831, 1947Meyer type mallet from a South African sugar plantation
108 (1)0-4-4TngCora-TexasPl Forney Transportation Museum, Denver, COdisplayH.K. Porter, 1897
1509 (1315)A0-4-4RT4'-8½"Southern (Richmond & Danville) Southeastern Railway Museum, Duluth, GAdisplayBurnham, Parry, Williams #4160, 1880 Named Maud
60-4-4T31"Salem Brick St James Historical Society, Lutcher, LAdisplayBaldwin #17737, 1900 Named Ann, from W. E. Butler, Ponchatoula, modified from 0-4-0T
156 (329)0-4-4T4'-8½"Napoleon Cypress (NYE)S of Lake Verret, Morgan City, LAabandoned
1 (709)0-4-4T4'-8½"Weil Gutman Tourist Center, Opelousas, LAdisplayDavenport #1161, 1911 Named Mary Jane
64580-4-4RT36"M.A. Patout & Son M. A. Patout & Son, Patoutville, LAstoredH.K. Porter #6458, 1920 Named Bessie, very poor condition
10 (4)12ton0-4-4RT24"Revere Sugar WW&F Railway Museum, Alna, MEout of serviceVulcan Iron Works (Wilkes-Barre), 1904Named High Pockets, from Edaville, undergoing new boiler build
9 (5)0-4-4RT24"WW&F (SR&RL) WW&F Railway Museum, Alna, MEoperationalPortland Co, 1891
30-4-4T24"Monson SR&RL Railroad Museum, Phillips, MEoperationalVulcan Iron Works (Wilkes-Barre) #2093, 191215 year lease from Main NG Railroad & Museum
40-4-4T24"SR&RL SR&RL Railroad Museum, Phillips, MEoperationalWesley Spear, 1970Gasolene powered replica
40-4-4T24"Monson Maine NG Railroad & Museum, Portland, MEout of serviceVulcan Iron Works (Wilkes-Barre) #2780, 1918 Needs a new boiler
90-4-4T4'-8½"Lake St Elev RR Museum of Transportation, St. Louis, MOdisplayRhode Island Locomotive Works #2943Named Charles H
1190-4-4T4'-8½"NYE (WACC) under intersection of US301 & 186, Garysburg, NCburiedRhode Island Locomotive Works #750, 1879 burried in 1933
1 (22)5X80-4-4T18"Anacortes Railway (Homestake Mining) Anacortes Maritime Heritage Center, Anacortes, WAoperationalH.K. Porter #4322, 04/1909 Converted from 0-4-0 compressed air by Tommy Thompson. Previously ran in 1999.
11770-4-4TngLongview SugarBrad Milne, McKenna, WAdisplayDavenport #1177, 1911from Ponchatoula, LA, then Richard May, Santa Monica, CA
9 (2)0-4-4T4'-8½"Canadian Sugar (Farris Lumber)House of Poverty Museum, Pullman, WAdisplayDavenport #1768, 1920 from Moses Lake