S160 Class Details

5280, “Big Jim” (95820 has it has been renumbered) is a United States Army Transportation Corps S160 Class Locomotive built in Lima, Ohio in 1945 and shipped to Europe as part of the war effort. It eventually became part of Polish State Railways until withdrawn in the 1970s. It was acquired by the KWVR and has just returned to service after a major overhaul.
The three shots posted show some of the details of the locomotive.
Further details about the Engine can be found HERE and HERE. Details of the S160 Class can also be found HERE.




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