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By:Gary Everhart
Dates:8/18/1953 - 11/28/1953
Album Info:Here is a group of mostly original photos featuring Baldwin built 4-6-4 Hudsons (known as Baltics on the Milwaukee Road) all built in 1930. Most of these photos were taken in the early 1950's, near the time these fine locos were heading to the scrap line.
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MILW 4-6-4 #138 - Milwaukee Road
Title:  MILW 4-6-4 #138 - Milwaukee Road
Description:  Great action shot by R.A. Selle of the Baldwin built Hudson (nicknamed Baltics by the Milwaukee Road) on a commuter run into Chicago. The locomotive was delivered in March of 1930. Specifics - F6 class, renumbered in 1938, 79" drivers, 225 psi boiler pressure, 26x28" cylinders, engine weight of 375,850 lb, tractive effort of 45,820 lb, retired 12/1954.
Photo Date:  8/18/1953  Upload Date: 3/25/2015 7:01:09 AM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  MILW 138(4-6-4)
Views:  613   Comments: 0
MILW 4-6-4 #144 - Milwaukee Road
Title:  MILW 4-6-4 #144 - Milwaukee Road
Description:  Long before an SD40-2 carried the number 144, this 1930 Baldwin built Baltic (Milwaukee's name for the Hudson-type locomotive) proudly wore the number. Here the Hudson is on a passenger run near Chicago, IL. Specifics - F6 class, original #6416 but renumbered in 1938, 79" drivers, 225 psi boiler pressure, 26x28" cylinders, engine weight of 375,850 lb, tractive effort of 45,820 lb, retired 12/1954. No photographer listed.
Photo Date:  9/7/1953  Upload Date: 3/25/2015 7:01:21 AM
Location:  Deerfield, IL
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  MILW 144(4-6-4)
Views:  560   Comments: 1
MILW 4-6-4 #135 - Milwaukee Road
Title:  MILW 4-6-4 #135 - Milwaukee Road
Description:  Very nice view of a Baldwin built Baltic (the Milwaukee Road's nickname for the Hudson-type locomotive) delivered to the Milwaukee Road in January of 1930. Here it's in a revenue run, location and date not provided. No photographer listed. Specifics - F6 class, renumbered in 1938, 79" drivers, 225 psi boiler pressure, 26x28" cylinders, engine weight of 375,850 lb, tractive effort of 45,820 lb, retired 9/1954. No exact date, location or photographer was given for this photo.
Photo Date:  11/28/1953  Upload Date: 3/25/2015 7:00:30 AM
Location:  Unknown, IL
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  MILW 135(4-6-4)
Views:  368   Comments: 0
MILW 4-6-4 #138 - Milwaukee Road
Title:  MILW 4-6-4 #138 - Milwaukee Road
Description:  Originally numbered 6413 when it was delivered by Baldwin in March of 1930 to the Milwaukee Road, it was renumbered in 1938 to #138. Specifics - F6 class, renumbered in 1938, 79" drivers, 225 psi boiler pressure, 26x28" cylinders, engine weight of 375,850 lb, tractive effort of 45,820 lb, retired 12/1954. No exact location, date or photographer given for this photo.
Photo Date:  11/28/1953  Upload Date: 3/25/2015 7:00:59 AM
Location:  Unknown, IL
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  MILW 138(4-6-4)
Views:  338   Comments: 1
MILW 4-6-4 #146 - Milwaukee Road
Title:  MILW 4-6-4 #146 - Milwaukee Road
Description:  Here is another fine example of a Baldiwn built Baltic (the Milwaukee Road's nickname for the Hudson-type locomotive) delivered in October of 1930, orginally number 6418 but changed in 1938 to the present #146. Specifics - F6a class, renumbered in 1938, 79" drivers, 225 psi boiler pressure, 26x28" cylinders, engine weight of 380,220 lb, tractive effort of 45,820 lb. No photographer listed.
Photo Date:  11/28/1953  Upload Date: 3/25/2015 7:01:29 AM
Location:  Deerfield, IL
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  MILW 146(4-6-4)
Views:  398   Comments: 1


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