EBT Herald EBT Locomotive Roster: M-2

Number: M-2
Name: none
Date Built: 7/1927Date Purchased: 1927Date Sold: none
Line Built for: Eastern Tennessee and Western North CarolinaDisposition: Scrapped
Builder: EBTModel: Serial Number:
Style: gas-mechanicalType: DoodlebugWheel Arrangement: 4-A
Track Gauge: 3'Tractive Effort: Engine Power:
Valve Gear/Transmission: TransmissionDriver Size: Cylinder Bore:
Weight: 12,420Engine Weight: Adhesive Weight:
Grate: Fuel Capy.: Water Capy.:
Published Photos: EBT 138, 219; AEBT 155

M-2 was and attempt to build on the success of M-1, but use all EBT work. M-2 was reconstructed from a car bought from the Eastern Tennessee and Western North Carolina, who themselves and rebuilt it from a streetcar. M-2 had and unreliable mechanical chain drive which locked up on its one and only attempt to climb to Broad Top Mountain. She was assinged to the Shade Gap Branch where she excelled at braking down as well. Within a year the unit was out of service and later scrapped.


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