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Atlantic & Yadkin Railway

History &
Modeling


    

SOU #772

This locomotive had the following characteristics: 

Construction year 1905
Construction number c/n 37663
Constructed by Richmond Locomotive and Car Works
Southern Class Ks
Cylinder size (inches) 22"x30"
Steam pressure (pouind per square inch) 200 lbs
Driver size (diameter) 56" or 57"
Weight (in pounds) 197,750 lbs
Tractive effort (in pounds) 43,305 lbs

 

The 772 was mentioned in the A&Y correspondence as working the north end of Pomona Yard along with A&Y 845 and Southern Railway 1866 and 637. It was not clear if the 772 was working for the Southern only or also for the A&Y.  Unlikely that the 772 was lettered for the A&Y.  The 772 was retired in September 1951 according to the roster recorded by R.E. Prince.

 

 Photos:

No A&Y photo of the 772 is known to exist.

 

 

 


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