Buffelen Lumber & Mfg. Co. #5

Buffelen Lumber & Mfg. Co. #5

Garibaldi Oregon Scenic Railroad
Builder Heisler Locomotive Works
Date Built July 20, 1922
Shop Number 1462
Weight 63 Tons
Cylinder Size 16.75″ x 14″
Diameter of Driving Wheels 40″
Track Gauge Standard (56.5″)
Fuel Oil

Ownership

Buffelen Lumber & Mfg. Co. Eagle Gorge, WA
Scott Wickert Centralia, WA

Notes

The #5 lost its brakes and ran out of control down grade from the Eagle Lake camp in 1926. The engine and log train derailed on a sharp curve and rolled into the gorge.

Disposition

#5 was rescued from Eagle Gorge in 2002. Currently stored in Centralia, WA.