Hammond Lumber Company #4

Specifications: 

Wheel Arrangement: 2-6-6-2t

Tank or tender type: Rectangular side tanks

Build date: 1923

Serial number: 56738

Driver diameter: 44 in.

Boiler pressure: 200 psi

Cylinder dimensions: 17 & 26x24 in

Grate area: 26 sq ft

Tractive effort:  38,000 lbs

Weight:  211,000 lbs

Fuel: 1,000 gal oil

Water capacity: 2,000 gal

Service History:

1923 1931:  Hammond Lumber Co.  #4.  Mill City, OR

1931 1934: Hammond & Little River RR #4.  Samoa, CA

1934 1944: Consolidated Timber Co. #4.  West of Portland, OR

1944 1953: Saginaw & Manistee Lumber Co. #4.  Flagstaff, AZ

1953 1960: Southwest Lumber Mills #4.  Flagstaff, AZ

Disposition after logging service:

Scrapped

Notes:

-Hammond #4 was the first logging Mallet with a single rectangular side tank on each side.  However, these were not of the same design as the tanks that later appeared on Bloedel Donovan 8 & 9, Clemons 6, and Ostrander 7.

-After being sold to Saginaw & Manistee, #4's tanks and fuel bunker were removed and a slope back tender was added.  The slope back tender was later exchanged for a rectangular tender.

Summary:

Pictures:

Drawing:  Hammond 4 as built

Drawing:  as Saginaw & Manistee #4 with slope-back tender.  

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