Simpson Logging Company

Simpson Logging Company (HM277D)

Location: Shelton, WA 98584 Mason County
Country: United States of America

N 47° 12.782', W 123° 6.123'

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Locomotive #7 and Peninsular Railway Caboose #700

—230 West Railroad Avenue —

The Shay-type locomotive is a large steel vehicle whose most prominent features include an engineer's cap, oil fuel bunker, large boiler and exposed engineer.
This locomotive was built in 1924 and is 41 feet 2 inches long, 16 feet 2 inches high and 10 feet wide.

The caboose was constructed in the 1920's of wood with steel hardware and trucks.
The most obvious feature on No. 700 is the cupola located midway along the length of the body and the large sliding doors located on either side to the rear of the cupola.
The locomotive and the caboose were placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984 and on the Shelton Historic Register June of 1995.
HM NumberHM277D
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, April 26th, 2018 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 492272 N 5228843
Decimal Degrees47.21303333, -123.10205000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 47° 12.782', W 123° 6.123'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds47° 12' 46.92" N, 123° 6' 7.38" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)360
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 244-298 W Railroad Ave, Shelton WA 98584, US
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