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The very first locomotive of the V&T, #1 The Lyon, is seen here after its retirement.
Date Uploaded: August 16, 2018
Source: Facebook: Stephen Boothroyd
Source Caption: we were discussing Union Iron Works (Booth) locomotives, got me thinking. Virginia & Truckee no. 1 Lyon blt Union Iron Works cn 11 1869 withdrawn 1873 this photo shows the Lyon while being used as a stationary boiler. photo courtesy Dale Darney Dale was the curator of the Nevada State RR Museum totally helpful, supplying photos and suggestions and a great guy besides