2-6-6-6 "Allegheny" Locomotives in the USA

An Allegheny Locomotive

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The Chesapeake & Ohio and the Virginian were the only two railroads to have this type of locomotive. The C&O called them Alleghenies. The Virginian called them the Blue Ridge type.

Number of "Allegheny" Type Locomotives Built by Year
Year
Railroad19411942194319441945194619471948Totals
Road Numbers1600-16091610-16191620-1644900-9071645-1659
C&O1010 25 1560
VGN 8 8
Totals:10102581568

Allegheny and Blue Ridge Locomotives

Number of "Allegheny" Type Locomotives Built by Year
Year
Railroad19411942194319441945194619471948Totals
Road Numbers1600-16091610-16191620-1644900-9071645-1659
C&O1010 25 1560
VGN 8 8
Totals:10102581568

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

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

No.ClassF.M. WhyteGaugeRailroad LineLocationStatusBuilder InfoNotes
1604H-82-6-6-64'-8½"C&O B&O Railroad Museum, Baltimore, MDdisplayLima #7824, 1941From Russell, KY the Roanoke, VA
1601H-82-6-6-64'-8½"C&O Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, MIdisplayLima #7821, 1941

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