White Pass & Yukon

Published Plans

Last Updated February 4, 2002

If you know of others, please email me.


Steam Locomotives

Number

Type

Scale

Publication

4, 2nd

2-6-2, ex-KMR #4

O

NGSL 11/12-01

Near S

BNGR

5-55

2-8-0

Near S

BNGR

7-57

2-8-0 Compound

Near S

BNGR

8

3 Truck Climax

O

MR 9-64, NGSL 11-93

63

2-6-0

Near S

BNGR

70

2-8-2

O

MR 6-74

71, 73

2-8-2

HO

NMRA Bulletin 4-72

N (same plan as above)

NGDB

USA, WPY 190 Class

2-8-2, ex US Army

O

NGSL 1-92

USA 250 Class

2-8-2, US Army only

O

MRC

USA 10, 14

4-6-0, US Army only

HO, plan for #12

MR 7-81


Diesel Locomotives

Number

Type

Scale

Publication

90 class GE

C-C

HO

RMC 7-64

S

SG 11/12-82

N (same plan as above)

NGDB

101 class ALCo/MLW

C-C

HO

RRM 3-76

HO

SNR # 23

S

SG 9/10-82

N

NGDB

114 Class (cab only)

Plan is for MLW M420

HO

RMC 12-74

3 Plymouth

B

S

SG 11/12-82

N (same plan as above)

NGDB

81 GE (a similar export locomotive, not #81)

C-C

S

SG 11/12-82


Cars

Number

Type

Comments

Scale

Publication

909

Caboose

Ex-C&S Box Car

O

NGSL 9-78

734

Box

Ex-C&S

768

Reefer

Ex-C&S

200

Business

35' long

HO

RMC 4-75, SGC

201, 203

Baggage

Cupolas shown

214, 216

Coach

Cupolas shown

539

30' Flat car

Wood, Truss Rods

N

NGDB

547

33' Flat car

Wood, Truss Rods

1200

Flat Car

Depressed Center

USA 9185

Gravel Gon

Side Dump Ex-PCR

901

Caboose

4 Wheel, Wood

905

Caboose

Steel, Wide Cupola

456

Flat Car

Steel, Container

702

Box Car

Ex-C&S

59

Tank Car

Ex-UTLX (D&RGW)

un-numbered

Ore Container

18 feet long

534

Box Car

Wood, Truss Rods

USA 851

Caboose

Ex-C&S 1005

O

NGSL 9/10-86

USA 852

Caboose

Ex-C&S 1003

O

NGSL 3/4-85, 7/8-90

USA 853

Caboose before being rebuilt as 8 Wheel car

Ex-DRGW 556, Ex-SN, Class plan

HO

NGLS 5/6-79

USA 911

Caboose

Ex-SV #3

HO

CNGLR

Hopper

Ex-EBT

HO

SGC

850-855, (650-651)

Hopper

Ex-Granby Consolidated Smelting, Anyox, BC

O

SRSD


Other

Name

Type

Comments

Size of Plan

Publication

Whitehorse Depot

Building

All Versions

About 8 inches

WP&YRDW

Carcross Depot

Building

Close approximation

About 9 inches

GR 6-96

Skagway Depot

Building

Front (2nd Ave.)

About 3.5 inches

GRG

Side (Broadway)

About 3.5 inches

BGK

Skagway WP&YR Office

Building

Front (2nd Ave.)

About 3.5 inches

GRG


Plan Books

There have been 2 books of WP&Y plans (Folio sheets?, Equipment diagrams?) published.

"White Pass Plans", Railhead Publications, Canton

"Equipment of the White Pass & Yukon Route", Robert E. Barrett, Sterling, AK, 1996

I will be listing the contents here.


Bibliographic Notes

MR = Model Railroader

RMC = Railroad Model Craftsman

SNR = Short & Narrow Rails

GR = Garden Railways

SG = S Gaugian

NGSL = Narrow Gauge & Short Line Gazette

RRM = Railroad Modeler

NGDB = "Narrow Gauge Data Book", Robert Sloan, NTRAK Publishing, Atascadero,1989

BNGR = "The Bonanza Narrow Gauge Railway", Eric L. Johnson, Rusty Spike Publishing, Vancouver, 1997, ISBN 0-9681976-0-4

GRG = "Gold Rush Gateway", Stan Cohen, Pictorial Histories Pub. Co., Missoula, 1986, ISBN 0-933126-48-4

BGK = "Building the Gateway to the Klondike", Robert L.S. Spude, Univ AK, Fairbanks & NPS

WP&YRDW = "The White Pass & Yukon Railway Depot, Whitehorse", Yukon Tourisn Heritage Branch, Whitehorse, 1998

CNGLR = Cabooses of Narrow Gauge & Logging Railroads, N.J. International, Hicksville, 1993, ISBN 0-934088-23-3

SGC = "Slim Gauge Cars", Carstens Pub., Newton, 1991, ISBN 911868-72-0

SRSD = Steel Rails & Silver Dreams,

MRC = "Model Railroad Cyclopedia, Vol 1, Steam", Kalmbach