2-6-6 Locomotives in the USA

This wheel arrangement was only used in North America and always in tank locomotives used for suburban service.


Railroads that used 2-6-6 Locomotives in the USA (data provided by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media)

Surviving Examples of 2-6-6 Locomotives in the USA

No.ClassF.M. WhyteGaugeRailroad LineLocationStatusBuilder InfoNotes
122-6-6-24'-8½"SW Forest Ind Pioneer Historical Museum, 2340 N Ft Valley Rd (US 180), Flagstaff, AZdisplayBaldwin #60870, 1929
46 (110)2-6-6-24'-8½"CWR (Weyerhaeuser) Pacific Southwest Railway Museum, Campo, CAdisplayBaldwin #62064, 1937Appeared in There Goes A Train
42-6-6-2T4'-8½"Clover Valley Niles Canyon Railway, Sunol, CAoperationalBaldwin #57684, 03/1924Ran test runs in summer of 2012.
122-6-615" Tiny Town, Morrison, COoperational2014Named Mary Ross
1604H-82-6-6-64'-8½"C&O B&O Railroad Museum, Baltimore, MDdisplayLima #7824, 1941From Russell, KY the Roanoke, VA
1309H-62-6-6-24'-8½"C&OWestern MD Scenic, Cumberland, MDrestorationBaldwin #74278, 1949Restoration From B&O Museum. Last steam locomotive built by Baldwin.
1601H-82-6-6-64'-8½"C&O Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, MIdisplayLima #7821, 1941
382-6-6-24'-8½"Weyerhaeuser Modoc Northern Siding, Merrill, ORdismantledfrom fenced-in lot a mile from Great Western Railroad Museum, McCloud, CA, Fred Kepner collection
1102-6-6-2T4'-8½"Rayonier (Weyerhaeuser) Black Hills Central Railroad, Hill City, SDoperationalBaldwin #60561, 1928
1082-6-6-2T4'-8½"Weyerhaeuser Black Hills Central Railroad, Hill City, SDrestorationBaldwin #59087, 1926To be restored. From Snoqualmie, WA
1218A2-6-6-44'-8½"N&W Virginia Museum of Transportation, Roanoke, VAdisplayN&W #340, 1943 status Operated in Norfolk Southern steam program from 1987 to 1992.
82-6-6-2T4'-8½"Rayonier Chehalis-Centralia Railroad, Chehalis, WArestorationBaldwin #58064, 1924 from Shelton, WA, sold to Roots of Motive Power, Willits, CA
62-6-6-24'-8½"Weyerhaeuser Northwest Railway Museum, Snoqualmie, WAdisplayBaldwin #60412, 1928
11110t2-6-6-24'-8½"US Plywood Northwest Railway Museum, Snoqualmie, WAdisplayBaldwin #59701, 1926
1308H-62-6-6-24'-8½"C&O C.P. Huntington RR Hist Soc, Huntington, WVdisplayBaldwin #74277, 1949 Placed on the National Register of Historical Places on Jan 31, 2003