Industrial Locomotives of South Asia (ILSA)

Compiled by Simon Darvill

First edition 2000; Revised August 2004.

Builders: Whitcomb Locomotive Co

Whitcomb Locomotive Co, Illinois, USA (Whitc)

Works No.       Wheels          Date            Cylinders/HP    DWD/Type        Gauge
40332           4wDM            9.1946                          Type 8-DM-50a   20"
40333           4wDM            9.1946                          Type 8-DM-50a   20"
40334           4wDM            9.1946                          Type 8-DM-50a   20"
40677           4wDM            6.1950                          Type 8-DM-50a   20"
40678           4wDH            6.1950                          Type 14-DM-40   MG
40689           4wDM            8.1950                          Type 14-DM-40   MG
40695           4wDM            8.1950                          Type 25-DM-42a  MG

Works No: Builders works number (or original company running number for locomotives 
built in mainline workshops without a running number)

Wheels: Wheel arrangement

Date: Date ex-works where known, otherwise year delivered

Cylinders/HP: Cylinder dimensions for steam locos; horsepower for diesel locos

DWD/Type: Diameter of Driving Wheels for steam locos; Type of engine for diesel locos