||GTW 4-8-4 #6305 - Grand Trunk Western
||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.
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