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Owner: Chesapeake & Ohio
Model:Lima 2-6-6-6Built As:CO 1626 (2-6-6-6)
Serial Number:8619Order No:1182
Frame Number:Built:7/1944
Notes:1944, class H-8 1944
Other locos with this serial:  CO 1626(2-6-6-6)
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CO 2-6-6-6 #1626 - Chesapeake & Ohio
Title:  CO 2-6-6-6 #1626 - Chesapeake & Ohio
Description:  Another view of a massive Chesapeake & Ohio Allegheny built by Lima in 1944. Unfortunately, a diesel sits behind it weighting for the steam era to disappear! Specifics - H-8-1944 class, 67" drivers, impressive 260 psi boiler pressure, 22.5x33" cylinders, engine weight of 751,830 lb, massive tractive effort of 110,211 lb, scrapped between 1952-56. Jim Scribbins photo
Photo Date:  2/6/1953  Upload Date: 10/25/2015 6:25:52 AM
Location:  Clifton Forge, WV
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  CO 1626(2-6-6-6)
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