Bogs Locomotive Works

Western Maryland

3 Truck Shay #6



In late 2015 and early 2016, Barry has been at work scratch building a Standard Gauge, 3-truck Shay
The Shay was completed in early July 2016.  The engine runs on  Gauge 3  trackage  ( LGB track is Gauge 1 ).
These pages cover the construction, from rails up to running, plus includes prototype photos and plans.



Painted, Finished and Ready to Run  

Finished and Test Running


Assemble Completed ready for paint!



The plumbing and detail work starts


 Trucks and drive system is test run


Boiler and Cab work is started




Frame is complete, drive connected

 Scale Drawings and Prototype Photos


Trucks are ready, tender is built


Fall 2015

Project started, pistols and trucks first




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