CyZ No. 6 Baldwin Locomotive - Keizer Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
N 45° 00.613 W 122° 59.676
10T E 500425 N 4984085
Quick Description: Coahuila & Zacatecas Railway # 6 is a Baldwin locomotive built in 1904. It is currently on display at Keizer Station as a display for the retail district.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 3/24/2010 5:24:24 PM
Waymark Code: WM8F7J
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member IDIFers
Views: 4

Long Description:
Identified in a Trainorders.com forum thread as:

"Coahuila & Zacatecas Railway # 6. (Mexico) Three foot gauge, outside framed. Built by Baldwin in 1904, as a 4-6-2, converted by CyZ to a 4-6-0. CyZ was built as a copper mining railway, and was disrupted by the Mexican revolution." The locomotive reportedly was "sold in the early 1960's to Early West Railways" a group with hopes of starting an excursion railroad in Pomona Ca. Next, it was "displayed at a restaurant" in Southern California and in turn sold "to private individuals" who apparently stored it near Lake Elsinore, CA. Additionally according to one post in the thread this may have been Baldwin's only 36"gauge 4-6-2 to be built. Source: Trainorders.com forum discussion thread

Locomotive Type: (required): Steam

Do you need to pay an entrance fee to view this locomotive? (required): No

How accessible is this locomotive display? (Required): Display is behind a fence, access is limited to viewing only.

If "other" what is the engine type? (optional): Not listed

If a fee is required what is the approximate cost for admittance? (optional): Not listed

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