4-8-4 Locomotives in the USA


Railroads that used 4-8-4 Locomotives in the USA (data provided by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media)

Surviving Examples of 4-8-4 locomotives in the USA

No.ClassF.M. WhyteGaugeRailroad LineLocationStatusBuilder InfoNotes
819L-14-8-44'-8½"SSW Arkansas Railroad Museum, Pine Bluff, ARrestorationSSW, 1942 Featured in 'End of the Line'
375937514-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Locomotive Park, 315 W Beale St (US 93), Kingman, AZdisplayBaldwin #60385, 1928
292129004-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Amtrak Station, Modesto, CAdisplayBaldwin #69809, 1944 From Beard Brook Park
484GS-644-8-44'-8½"WP Western Pacific Railroad Museum, Portola, CAdisplaytender only
292529004-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Old Sacramento, Sacramento, CAstoredBaldwin #69813, 1944
375137514-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Amtrak/Redondo Junction Shops, Vernon, CAoperationalBaldwin #60004, 1927SBRHS Featured in 'Boots Malone', 'Key to the City', 'There Goes a Train', and 'Pearl Harbor'. Securely stored with baggage car
5629O-5B4-8-44'-8½"CB&Q Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayCB&Q (West Burlington) #66104, 1940 Donated Sep 1963
291229004-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Pueblo Union Depot, Pueblo, COdisplayBaldwin #69800, 1944
814FEF-14-8-44'-8½"UP Rock Island Depot Museum, Main & 16th, Council Bluffs, IAdisplayALCO (Schenectady) #68822, 1937
291329004-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Riverview Park, Fort Madison, IAcosmetic restorationBaldwin #69801, 1943contact info
265S-34-8-44'-8½"CMStP&P Illinois Railway Museum, Union, ILdisplayALCO #71978, 1944
6323U-3-b4-8-44'-8½"GTW Illinois Railway Museum, Union, ILdisplayALCO (Schenectady) #69629, 1942 Last steam locomotive operated by the GTW
290329004-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Illinois Railway Museum, Union, ILdisplayBaldwin #69791, 1943From Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL
4-8-414"Kiddieland LimitedLaPorte Co Historical Steam Society, Hesston, INoperationalWagner & Sons Miniature Train Co, 1950 From Kiddieland, Melrose Park, IL
376837654-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Great Plains Transportation Museum, Wichita, KSdisplayBaldwin #62122, 1938
1 (2101)T-14-8-44'-8½"Reading B&O Railroad Museum, Baltimore, MDdisplayReading, 1945American Freedom Train Damaged in a roundhouse fire in Kentucky in 1979.
5000R-67a4-8-44'-8½"CRI&P Steam Railroading Institute, Owosso, MIunknownALCO, 1929Tender only.
261S-34-8-44'-8½"CMStP&P GN Shops/Minneapolis Junction, Minneapolis, MNoperationalALCO (Schenectady) #71974, 07/1944 Moved under steam on Dec 12, 2012 after 4 years of major work.
451645004-8-44'-8½"SLSF Missouri State Fairgrounds, Sedalia, MOdisplayBaldwin #69732, 1943
452445004-8-44'-8½"SLSF Grant Beach Park, Springfield, MOdisplayBaldwin #69740, 1943
5614O-5A4-8-44'-8½"CB&Q Patee Park, St. Joseph, MOdisplayCB&Q (Aurora) #70584, 1937 Donated May 1962, oldest surviving CB&Q Northern
4460GS-64-8-44'-8½"SP Museum of Transportation, St. Louis, MOdisplayLima #8013, 1941
8014-8-415"ATT&NW Arborway T.T. & Northwestern Railroad, Steelville, MOoperational privateMerrick Light Railway Equipment, 2006
2584S-24-8-44'-8½"GN Havre depot, Havre, MTdisplayBaldwin #61238, 1930
S-24-8-44'-8½"CMStP&PIngomar, MTdisplay Tender only
292629004-8-44'-8½"AT&SF New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society, Albuquerque, NMrestorationBaldwin #69814, 1944Formerly on display in Coronado Park.
2100T-14-8-44'-8½"Reading B&O Roundhouse, Cleveland, OHrestorationReading, 1945from Elgin Co. RY Museum, St. Thomas, ON, then Richland, WA, restoration by American Steam Railroad Preservation Association
6325U-3-b4-8-44'-8½"GTW Age of Steam Roundhouse, Sugarcreek, OHstoredALCO (Schenectady) #69631, 19422001 photo Displayed in 1959 in Battle Creek, Mich.; local restoration effort failed; purchased by Jerry Jacobson in 1993; restored in 2001 and used on fantrips; now needs repair
450045004-8-44'-8½"SLSF Route 66 Station, Tulsa, OKdisplayBaldwin #64449, 1942
700E14-8-44'-8½"SP&S Oregon Rail Heritage Center, Portland, ORout of serviceBaldwin #62171, 1938 1472-day inspection
2575S-24-8-44'-8½"GN Oregon Rail Heritage Center, Portland, ORBaldwin, 1930 tender only
4449GS-44-8-44'-8½"SP Oregon Rail Heritage Center, Portland, ORoperationalLima #7817, 1941Featured in Tough Guys. Pulled the American Freedom Train.
3028QR-14-8-44'-8½"NdeM New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, New Hope, PAstoredALCO (Schenectady) #74383, 1946AHTS Now owned by the ALCO Historical & Technical Society.
2102T-14-8-44'-8½"Reading RBM&N headquarters, Port Clinton, PArestorationReading, 1945
2124T-14-8-44'-8½"Reading Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton, PAdisplayReading, 1946
576J3-574-8-44'-8½"NC&StL Centennial Park, Nashville, TNrestorationALCO (Schenectady) #69786, 1942 NCPS Nashville Steam Preservation Society To be moved to the Tennessee Central Railroad Museum, Nashville for restoration
450145004-8-44'-8½"SLSF Museum of the American Railroad, Frisco, TXdisplayBaldwin #64450, 1942
833FEF-24-8-44'-8½"UP Utah State Railroad Museum, Ogden, UTdisplayALCO (Schenectady) #69174, 1939From Pioneer Park, Salt Lake City. Displayed with Centennial 6916
614J3a4-8-44'-8½"C&O C&O Railway Heritge Center, Clifton Forge, VAstored operationalLima #9306, 06/1948Iron Horse Enterprises From Port Clinton, PA
611J4-8-44'-8½"N&W Virginia Museum of Transportation, Roanoke, VAoperationalN&W #388, 1950 Fire up 611 Named Spirit of Roanoke. Appeared in National Geographic - Love Those Trains
838FEF-34-8-44'-8½"UP UP engine house, Cheyenne, WYstoredALCO (Schenectady) #72785, 1944 Parts source for UP 844
844FEF-34-8-44'-8½"UP UP engine house, Cheyenne, WYoperationalALCO (Schenectady) #72791, 19441472 day rebuild; featured in Shining Time Station
5633O-5A4-8-44'-8½"CB&Q Douglas Railroad Interprative Center, C&NW Depot, Douglas, WYdisplayCB&Q (West Burlington) #66108, 1940 Donated May 1962
5631O-5A4-8-44'-8½"CB&Q Broadway and 5th, Sheridan, WYdisplayCB&Q (West Burlington) #66106, 1940 Donated Feb 1962