Australian 2-8-0 Locomotives

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Railroads that used 2-8-0 locomotives (data provided by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media)

Surviving Examples of 2-8-0 Locomotives

No.ClassF.M. WhyteGaugeRailroad LineLocationStatusBuilder InformationNotes
5112D502-8-04'-8½"NSWGBathurst Station, Bathurst, NSWdisplayBeyer, Peacock & Co. (Manchester) #5054, 1908Named Ben Chifley, From Orange, then Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park & Railway
5096D502-8-04'-8½"NSWG Broadmeadow Roundhouse, Broadmeadow, NSWstoredClyde Engineering (Granville) #1, 1907From NSWRTM, Thirlmere, going to the Junee Roundhouse Museum
5367 (TF 98)D532-8-04'-8½"NSWG Lachlan Valley Railway, Cowra, NSWdisplayClyde Engineering (Granville) #122, 1914Named Rosie
5132D502-8-04'-8½"NSWG Dorrigo Steam Railway & Museum, Dorrigo, NSWstoredBeyer, Peacock & Co. (Manchester) #5074, 1908
5069D502-8-04'-8½"NSWG Dorrigo Steam Railway & Museum, Dorrigo, NSWstoredBeyer, Peacock & Co. (Manchester) #4374, 1902
24 (2003)8k2-8-04'-8½"J&A Brown (ROD) Dorrigo Steam Railway & Museum, Dorrigo, NSWstoredGCR (Gorton), 1918
5353D532-8-04'-8½"NSWG Dorrigo Steam Railway & Museum, Dorrigo, NSWstoredNSWGR (Eveleigh) #80, 1913
20 (1984)8k2-8-04'-8½"J&A Brown (ROD) Dorrigo Steam Railway & Museum, Dorrigo, NSWstoredNorth British Locomotive Co. #22042, 1918
23 (2004)8k2-8-04'-8½"J&A Brown (ROD)Richmond Vale Railway Museum, Kurri Kurri, NSWdismantledGCR Gorton Works #22042, 1918Swapped identities with JABAS 21 (ROD 1615)
J-507J2-8-05'-3"VR Foreshore Park, Mulwala, NSWdisplayVulcan Foundry #6053, 1953 Near Yarrawonga
5595D552-8-04'-8½"NSWG NSWRTM, Thirlmere, NSWdisplayClyde Engineering (Granville) #334, 1924
5461D532-8-04'-8½"NSWGValley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum, Valley Heights, NSWdisplayClyde Engineering (Granville) #210, 1916From Thirlmere
T-199T2-8-03'-6"SAR Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre, Peterborough, SAdisplayMartin, James & Co. (Gawler) #201, 1912
T-186T2-8-03'-6"SAR Pichi Richi Railway, Quorn, SAstoredMartin, James & Co. (Gawler) #198, 1909Last operated in 2003
J-539J2-8-05'-3"VR Apex Park, Dimboola, VICdisplayVulcan Foundry #6085, 1953
J-524J2-8-05'-3"VR Train Park, Donald, VICdisplayVulcan Foundry #6070, 1953
K-159K2-8-05'-3"VR near Lake Hamilton, Hamilton, VICdisplayVR Newport #538, 1940Made from the worn-out components of K 159, K 174 and K 177.
J-541J2-8-05'-3"VR Yarra Valley Railway, Healesville, VICoperationalVulcan Foundry #6087, 1954
J-516J2-8-05'-3"VR Yarra Valley Railway, Healesville, VICrestorationVulcan Foundry #6062, 1953
K-169K2-8-05'-3"VR Coal Creek Historical Village, Korumburra, VICdisplayVR Newport #549, 1941
J-549J2-8-05'-3"C&MR (VR) Victorian Goldfields Railway, Maldon, VICoperationalVulcan Foundry #6095, 1954
J-515J2-8-05'-3"VR Victorian Goldfields Railway, Maldon, VICoperationalVulcan Foundry #6061, 1953From Seymour, Named Harold P Wood
K-160K2-8-05'-3"C&MR (VR) Victorian Goldfields Railway, Maldon, VICoperationalVR Newport #539, 1940
K-157K2-8-05'-3"C&MR (VR) Victorian Goldfields Railway, Maldon, VICdisplayVR Newport #536, 1940
K-175K2-8-05'-3"VR Jaycee Park, Mildura, VICdisplayVR Newport #555, 1941
K-163K2-8-05'-3"VR Mornington Railway, Moorooduc, VICoperationalVR Newport #543, 1941
K-167K2-8-05'-3"VR Mornington Railway, Moorooduc, VICrestorationVR Newport #547, 1941
K-191K2-8-05'-3"VR Mornington Railway, Moorooduc, VICdismantledVR Newport #579, 1946From Wangaratta
K-177K2-8-05'-3"VR Mornington Railway, Moorooduc, VICrestorationVR Newport #557, 1941Frame of K-174 being used in restoration
K-174K2-8-05'-3"VR Mornington Railway, Moorooduc, VICdismantledVR Newport #554, 1941Components used in other locomotives including K-177
J-536J2-8-05'-3"VRR707 Operations, Newport, VICrestorationVulcan Foundry #6082, 1953 from Colac, later Ballarat
K-153K2-8-05'-3"VR Steamrail Victoria, Newport, VICoperationalVR Newport #532, 1940
K-190K2-8-05'-3"VR Steamrail Victoria, Newport, VICoperationalVR Newport #578, 1946
K-151K2-8-05'-3"VR Steamrail Victoria, Newport, VICstored dismantledVR Newport #530, 1940Parts source
K-183K2-8-05'-3"VR Steamrail Victoria, Newport, VICstoredVR Newport #571, 1943
K-184K2-8-05'-3"VR Steamrail Victoria, Newport, VICstored dismantledVR Newport #572, 1945
K-154K2-8-05'-3"VR Steamrail Victoria, Newport, VICrestorationVR Newport #533, 1940From Old Gippstown, Moe, being converted to a 2-8-2
K-165K2-8-05'-3"VR ARHS Railway Museum, North Williamstown, VICdisplayVR Newport #545, 1941
J-559 (J-556)J2-8-05'-3"VR ARHS Railway Museum, North Williamstown, VICdisplayVulcan Foundry #6152, 1954J-556 displayed as J-559
C-10C2-8-05'-3"VR ARHS Railway Museum, North Williamstown, VICdisplayVR Newport #433, 1922
K-181K2-8-05'-3"VR caravan park, Numurkah, VICdisplayVR Newport #568, 1943
T-251T2-8-03'-6"SAR Bellarine Peninsula Railway, Queenscliff, VICoperationalWalkers #276, 1917
K-176K2-8-05'-3"VR Seymour Railway Heritage Centre, Seymour, VICstoredVR Newport #556, 1941From Deniliquin
J-512J2-8-05'-3"VR Seymour Railway Heritage Centre, Seymour, VICrestorationVulcan Foundry #6058, 1953being converted to standard gauge
J-550J2-8-05'-3"VR Rotary Park, Warragul, VICdisplayVulcan Foundry #6146, 1954
K-192K2-8-05'-3"VR State Mine Museum, Wonthaggi, VICdisplayVR Newport #580, 1946Masqueraded as K170
K-162K2-8-05'-3"VR park, Yarragon, VICdisplayVR Newport #542, 1941Renumbered K-183