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Owner: Saint Louis-San Francisco
Model:BLW 4-8-4Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
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Notes:1943, class 4500
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SLSF 4-8-4 #4503 - St Louis-San Francisco (Frisco)
Title:  SLSF 4-8-4 #4503 - St Louis-San Francisco (Frisco)
Description:  Nice example of a 1943 Baldwin built 4-8-4 Northern. Twenty-three of the twenty-five like this one were coal burners used in freight service with an occasional passenger service when needed. Specs - 74" drivers, impressive 255 psi boiler pressure, 28x31" cylinders, engine weight of 474,040 lb, impressive tractive effort of 71,188 lb. All 25 in the class were "dismissed from service" in October, 1956. Arthur B. Johnson photo
Photo Date:  7/13/1948  Upload Date: 8/31/2016 6:37:52 AM
Location:  Springfield, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  SLSF 4503(4-8-4)
Views:  172   Comments: 1


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