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Class K2a #132 at Walton, VA with dynamomenter car in tow

NKP Equipment Diagram, Dynamometer Car 550041 (formerly X-50041)

Spring Seat Tender Truck Class T30 & T32 Also Truck Class T30a & T32a for Dynamometer Car.

Wrot Iron Details for Truck Sheet No. 3 W. A. B. Dynamometer Car No. 2

Bolster for Tender Truck Class T32, Also Truck Class T32A for Dynamometer Car.

Arrangement of Spring for Truck, Class TAA Used Under Dynamometer Car No. 4900 (Style No. 1)

Brake Levers, Freight Car and Tender Trucks. (Schaefer Type)

Car Floor Plan, Dynamometer

Arrangement of Draft Gear -- Kitchen End -- Dynamometer Car.

Cross Section Thru Window, Dynamometer Car

Wrot Iron and Steel Details of Air Brakes -- Dynamometer Car.

Bolster Frame for Tender Truck, Class T32, Also Truck Class T21A for Dynamometer Car.

Details of Coupler Yoke and Filler for Dynamometer Car No. 514780.

Application of Modified 50 Ton Truck T77 to Dynamometer Car

Application of Springs and Shock Absorbers to 50 TonTruck -- Class T97, under dynamometer car.

Structural Body Bolster, Dynamometer Car

Arrangement and Details of Battery Box for Cell-A-8-H Edison, Dynamometer Car No 4900 (514780)

Arrangement of Calibrating Maching, Dynamometer Car No. 514780

Arrangement & Details of Cupola, Dynamometer Car

General Arrangement Of Dynamometer Car

General Arrangement Of Dynamometer Car

Arrangement and Detail of Steel Framing, Dynamometer Car

Interior Arrangement Of Dynamometer Car

Interior Arrangement Of Dynamometer Car

Arrangement Of Air Brakes - Dynamometer Car

Arrangement Of Air Brakes - Dynamometer Car

Wiring Diagram, Dynamemeter Car

Layout of Conduits, Dynamometer Car No 4900

N&W Dynamometer car 514780 at General Office Building East (GOBE), East End, Roanoke, VA

VGN Loco Class EL-2B 227 westbound passing pair of VGN EL-Cs at Kellysville on passing siding

N&W MW dynamometer car #514780 @ Va mus. of trans. 3/4view

Dynamometer Car #514870,Side View,B&W,@ Roanoke

N&W TE1 2300 on extra eastbound at Bluefield, WV (with dynamometer car)

N&W Dynamometer #514780

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA

N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA


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Author Accession
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Digital Scan
DS00105
Picture DV-12 Class K2a #132 at Walton, VA with dynamomenter car in tow     David Vos
Digital Scan
DS02293
Diagram   NKP Equipment Diagram, Dynamometer Car 550041 (formerly X-50041)
Group 11, Sheet 1 of DS02268.
03/04/1947
04/16/1966
Advisory Mechanical Committee 2015.019
Charlie Schlotthober
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03783
Drawing   "W" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03784
Drawing   "T" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03785
Drawing   "N" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03786
Drawing   "A" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03787
Drawing   "K" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03788
Drawing   "L" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03789
Drawing   "F" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03790
Drawing   "R" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03791
Drawing   "O" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03792
Drawing   "D" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03793
Drawing   "E" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hist Soc
HS-B03794
Drawing   "S" stencil diagram for N&W Dynamometer car     2015.029
Va Museum of Transportation
 
Hollinger
Hol-00118.11
BOM   Bill of Material #231, Four Wheel Swing Center Pedestal Truck Class TAA for Dynamometer Car 11/25/1930 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
 
Hollinger
Hol-00118.29
BOM   Bill of Material #249, Four Wheel Tender Truck Class T32 Also Dynamometer Car Truck Class T32a 01/02/1920 N&W Railway  
 
Hollinger
Hol-00122.11
BOM   Bill of Material, 50 Ton Truck Class T97 for Dynamometer Car 10/13/1949
08/22/1955
N&W Railway  
 
Hollinger
Hol-00599.07
Correspond   Dynamometer Car Springs and Calculations
File contains information on dynamometer car springs and horsepower calculations ranging from 1916 TO 1936. Most of the information is 1916. Calculations are shown to develop drawbar horsepower from drawbar pull. Spring constants are reviewed.
    Charles Schlotthober
 
Hollinger
Hol-00625.02
Diagram   Various Tractive/Drawbar Pull Curves for A, E2a, K1, K3, Y2a, Y3, Y3a, Y5, Z1, Z1b LC2
File contains four graphs each of which show multiple curves of tractive effort/drawbar pull vs speed for several classes of steam locomotives and LC-2 electrics. They date from 1920 through 1936
    Charles Schlotthober
 
NW Magazine
VOL 1 NO 1
Article   Making a Locomotive Prove Its Worth 06/01/1923 Coddington, H. W.  
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-A08888
Drawing A8888 Northern Pacific Dynamometer Car Test By B. A. Worthington First Vice President & General Mgr. W & L E Ry. Co. 07/16/1907 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-A20111
Drawing A20111 Spring Seat Tender Truck Class T30 & T32 Also Truck Class T30a & T32a for Dynamometer Car. 05/31/1921
12/06/1949
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
NW Mech Dwg
NW-A20111
Drawing A20111 Spring Seat Tender Truck Class T30 & T32 Also Truck Class T30a & T32a for Dynamometer Car. 05/31/1921 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-A28634
Drawing A28634 Live Lever Fulcrum for Dynamometer Car Truck Class T30a 04/06/1928 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-A28739
Drawing A28739 Equalizer Shim Block Tender Truck Class T30 and T30a for Dynamometer Car 05/04/1928 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B11932
Drawing B11932 Mallet Class Y1. Engine No. 995 (test graphs) 11/20/1911 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B18116
Drawing B18116 Coupler, 6" x 8" shank, 9 1/8" butt end, with slot 1 1/4" x 6 1/8" For Dynamometer car 02/13/1917
06/20/1961
   
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B18644
Drawing B18644 Striking Plate, Dynamometer Car 07/23/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B18938
Drawing B18938 Marker Lamp Bracket, Dynamometer Car, Box Express Car Class Ef, Nos 220 to 239 Inc. Cabin Car Class C1 11/19/1917
12/29/1942
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B18990
Drawing B18990 Half Elliptic Spring for Truck Class TAA, Used Under Dynamometer Car No 4900 12/21/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B20416
Drawing B20416 Half Elliptic Spring for Truck Class TAA, Used Under Dynamometer Car No. 4900 (Style No. 1) 11/10/1919 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B20941
Drawing B20941 Elliptical Spring for Truck Class T30a (Dynamometer Car) 10/06/1919
01/03/1945
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B21016
Drawing B21016 Axle 6" X 11" Journal for Dynamometer Car (Straight Axle) 07/24/1920
06/03/1941
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B39935
Drawing B39935 Special Axle, 5 1/2" X 10" Journal For Recorder Drive, Dynamometer Car 01/21/1942
08/09/1955
N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B39935
Drawing B39935 Special Axle, 5 1/2" X 10" Journal For Recorder Drive, Dynamometer Car 01/28/1944
02/17/1944
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B39935
Drawing B39935 Special Axle, 5 1/2" X 10" Journal For Recorder Drive, Dynamometer Car 01/21/1942
07/20/1955
N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-B39935
Drawing B39935 Special Axle, 5 1/2" X 10" Journal For Recorder Drive, Dynamometer Car 01/21/1942
01/17/1956
N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-C13678
Drawing C13678 Wrot Iron Details for Truck Sheet No. 3 W. A. B. Dynamometer Car No. 2 06/24/1913 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-C18548
Drawing C18548 Center Casting, Tender Truck Class TAA (Dynamometer Car Only) 06/25/1916 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
NW Mech Dwg
NW-C20319
Drawing C20319 Bolster for Tender Truck Class T32, Also Truck Class T32A for Dynamometer Car. 10/04/1919 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
NW Mech Dwg
NW-C20417
Drawing C20417 Arrangement of Spring for Truck, Class TAA Used Under Dynamometer Car No. 4900 (Style No. 1) 11/10/1919 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
NW Mech Dwg
NW-C28462
Drawing C28462 Brake Levers, Freight Car and Tender Trucks. (Schaefer Type) 01/19/1928
04/03/1944
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-C28462
Drawing   Brake Levers, Freight Car and Tender Trucks. (Schaefer Type) 01/19/1928
01/05/1962
N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-C35480
Drawing C35480 Arrangement of Cupola Over Pullman Section Dynamometer Car 03/21/1938 N&W Rwy - Motive Power Charles Schlotthober
 
NW Mech Dwg
NW-C39941
Drawing C39941 Fulcrum for Brake Lever 50 Ton Truck T77 Dynamometer Car 02/08/1944 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-D17914
Drawing D17914 Car Floor Plan, Dynamometer 12/08/1916 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-D18583
Drawing D18583 Arrangement of Draft Gear -- Kitchen End -- Dynamometer Car. 07/10/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-D18805
Drawing D18805 Cross Section Thru Window, Dynamometer Car 09/29/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power Charles Schlotthober
NW Mech Dwg
NW-D18955
Drawing D18955 Wrot Iron and Steel Details of Air Brakes -- Dynamometer Car. 11/29/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-D20325
Drawing D20325 Bolster Frame for Tender Truck, Class T32, Also Truck Class T21A for Dynamometer Car. 10/07/1919 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
NW Mech Dwg
NW-D27057
Drawing D27057 Details of Coupler Yoke and Filler for Dynamometer Car No. 514780. 10/04/1929 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-D39940
Drawing D39940 Application of Modified 50 Ton Truck T77 to Dynamometer Car 02/03/1944
02/17/1944
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2001.001
Mark Faville
NW Mech Dwg
NW-D45371
Drawing D45371 Application of Springs and Shock Absorbers to 50 TonTruck -- Class T97, under dynamometer car. 09/22/1952 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-E18580
Drawing E18580 Structural Body Bolster, Dynamometer Car 07/09/1917
07/28/1920
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
NW Mech Dwg
NW-E21377
Drawing E21377 Arrangement and Details of Battery Box for Cell-A-8-H Edison, Dynamometer Car No 4900 (514780) 11/08/1920 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
NW Mech Dwg
NW-E30110
Drawing E30110 Arrangement of Calibrating Maching, Dynamometer Car No. 514780 09/13/1929 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G18845
Drawing G18845 Arrangement & Details of Cupola, Dynamometer Car 10/16/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G18887
Drawing G18887 General Arrangement Of Dynamometer Car 10/29/1917
02/04/1944
N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G18887
Drawing G18887 General Arrangement Of Dynamometer Car 10/29/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G18901
Drawing G18901 Arrangement and Detail of Steel Framing, Dynamometer Car 11/02/1917
02/04/1944
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G18943
Drawing G18943 Interior Arrangement Of Dynamometer Car 11/22/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G18943
Drawing G18943 Interior Arrangement Of Dynamometer Car 11/22/1917
02/04/1944
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G18947
Drawing G18947 Arrangement Of Air Brakes - Dynamometer Car 11/23/1917 N&W Rwy - Motive Power  
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G18947
Drawing G18947 Arrangement Of Air Brakes - Dynamometer Car 11/23/1917
11/13/1941
N&W Rwy - Motive Power 2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G19022
Drawing G19022 Wiring Diagram, Dynamemeter Car 01/14/1918
09/19/1919
  2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
NW Mech Dwg
NW-G20324
Drawing G20324 Layout of Conduits, Dynamometer Car No 4900 05/22/1919   2008.002
Va Museum of Transportation
Photo
NW10132
Picture   N&W Dynamometer car 514780 at General Office Building East (GOBE), East End, Roanoke, VA      
Photo
VG00349
Picture   VGN Loco Class EL-2B 227 westbound passing pair of VGN EL-Cs at Kellysville on passing siding
With N&W Dynamometer car. Pole number 175. Reference AFE 2447 for location of pole number W175S.
  N&WHS  
Slide
NW01124
Picture   N&W MW dynamometer car #514780 @ Va mus. of trans. 3/4view 12/01/1981 Bowers, Robert G. (Bob) Bob Bowers Collection
Slide
NW02467
Picture   Dynamometer Car #514870,Side View,B&W,@ Roanoke      
Slide
NW13367
Picture   N&W TE1 2300 on extra eastbound at Bluefield, WV (with dynamometer car) 08/11/1954 Thieme Jr, August A. 2015.025
Bill McClure
Slide
RB07996
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 12/01/1978   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB07997
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA
In Virginia Museum of Transportation
12/01/1981   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB08006
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA 05/01/1973   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB08007
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA 05/01/1973   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB08011
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA 12/01/1973   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB08012
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA 12/01/1979   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB08013
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA
In Virginia Museum of Transportation.
12/05/1981   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB08014
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA
In Virginia Museum of Transportation.
05/01/1986   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB08015
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA
In Virginia Museum of Transportation.
10/19/1987 Thamsen, R. C. 2014.015
Robert G. Bowers
Slide
RB08016
Picture   N&W Dynamometer #514780 at Roanoke, VA
In Virginia Museum of Transportation.
03/01/1989   2014.015
Robert G. Bowers