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Triplex Articulated Compound Locomotive for the Virginian Railway

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Virginian Railway 2-8-8-8-4 triplex steam locomotive

An article published in the March 1917 edition of Railway and Locomotive Engineering described the triple articulated locomotive, with 2-8-8-8-4 wheel arrangement, that had been recently built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works for the Virginian Railway for use on the railroad's 13.4 mile Clarks Gap grade.

Source PDF: http://archive.org/details/railwaylocomotiv30newy


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