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USRA 2-6-6-2 Mallet
Elevation drawings of USRA 2-6-6-2 Mallet steam locomotive

Elevation and sections drawings of a United States Railroad Administration (USRA) 2-6-6-2 compound articulated Mallet steam locomotive from the Jan. 31, 1919 issue of Railway Age.

Thirty 2-6-6-2 type locomotives were built during the USRA era that were placed into service on the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway (C&O) and Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway (W&LE). The C&O ordered additional 2-6-6-2 locomotives in later years that were only slightly modified from the original USRA design.

The complete article (3 pages) is available here: File:USRA 2-6-6-2 Mallet Steam Locomotive.pdf