Project Delaware Lackawanna & Western 565

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Leonard S.
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Project Delaware Lackawanna & Western 565

Postby Leonard S. » Mon Apr 26, 2010 11:20 pm

Lackawanna 565 Restoration Project! This project aims to cosmetically restore Lackawanna 2-6-0 "Mogul" type locomotive No. 565, stored at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, Pennsylvania. This is a long and labor-intensive project, and is operated completely by volunteers who kindly donate their time and skills to keep the project going.

Lackawanna 565 Stats:
Type: 2-6-0 Mogul
Class: 10c

Builder: American Locomotive Company (Schenectady Works)
Date Built: June 2,1908
Builder's Number: 45528
Cylinders (diameter x stroke in inches): 20-1/2 x 26
Boiler Pressure (in lbs. per square inch): 200
Diameter of Drive Wheels (in inches): 63
Tractive Effort (in lbs.): 29,484
Tender Capacity:
Coal (in tons): 10
Water (in gallons): 6500
Weight on Drivers (in lbs.): 140,000; Total Weight: 161,000
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