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26 March 1921
Digital Library and Archives (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)
Neg. no. 4794.Test train of 70 high side loaded hopper cars. Norfolk and Western Dynamometer car directly behind locomotive. Class Y-3 with 2-8-8-0 wheel arrangement.
Builder American Loco, June 1919 as 1 of 45. Cost 82483
Tractive power - simple - 123971 and compound 107373 lbs.
Driving wheels - 57"
Boiler pressure - 240 lbs
Grate area - 96.3 sq. ft.
Cylinder sizes - 25 x 35 x 32"
Weight on drivers 478000
Tender capacity - 16 tons coal and 12000 gallons water
Compiled AMBSr, 1/289/1975