Buffelen Lumber & Mfg. Co. #5

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.
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