Van H. Beckman
Van H. Beckman built and operated "The Casey Jones Railroad" in Breckenridge, Texas, between Fort Worth and Abilene.
Beckman built the American 4-4-0 locomotive himself. The photos state it was coal fired, and claim it developed 8 horsepower.
- [https://library.uta.edu/digitalgallery-beta/img/20002395 "Miniature railroad designed and built by Van H. Beckman", UTA Library