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Owner: Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe
Model:BLW 4-8-4Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
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Notes:1938, ATSF class 3765
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ATSF 4-8-4 #3774 - Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe
Title:  ATSF 4-8-4 #3774 - Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe
Description:  Stopped outside this small depot in the open western country, ATSF #3774 was a 1938 Baldwin built 4-8-4 "Northern" type locomotive with very high stepping 80" drivers for speed, a whopping 300 psi boiler pressure and generated a massive 79,968 lb tractive effort, making it ideal for the ATSF long hauls through the western states. During one of its overhauls, this loco was switched to burning oil, a distinct advantage out west. The class was finally retired in 1959. The date of this photo is approximate.
Photo Date:  6/1/1945  Upload Date: 12/14/2013 5:53:56 AM
Location:  Unknown, AL
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  ATSF 3774(4-8-4)
Views:  558   Comments: 3


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