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Owner: Grand Trunk Western
Model:Alco 4-8-4Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:67344Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:1927, U-3a class
Other locos with this serial:  GTW 6305(4-8-4)
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GTW 4-8-4 #6305 - Grand Trunk Western
Title:  GTW 4-8-4 #6305 - Grand Trunk Western
Description:  Here is one of the American built Grand Trunk Northen locos. This one is a 1927 Alco example, a class U-3a member. Although not specified on the photo, this appears to be the Elsdon Yard, near 49th and Kedzie in Chicago. (The yard no longer exists.) Specifics - 73" drivers, impressive 250 psi boiler pressure, 26.25x30" cylinders, engine weight of 399,000 lb, tractive effort of 60,175 lb. The date is approximate and no photogrpaher was listed.
Photo Date:  8/1/1940  Upload Date: 1/20/2016 7:27:28 AM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  GTW 6305(4-8-4)
Views:  349   Comments: 1


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