Owner: Milwaukee Road
Model:BLW 4-8-4Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
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Notes:1937, S-2 class
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MILW 4-8-4 #202 - Milwaukee Road
Title:  MILW 4-8-4 #202 - Milwaukee Road
Description:  Beautiful original photo by P.F. Johnson of the beefy 4-8-4 Northern style locomotive #202 built by Baldwin in 1937. These class S-2s operated mostly as freight haulers from Bensenville (West Milwaukee) to Council Bluffs, Iowa or St. Paul, Minn. Occasionally they'd hook up to the westbound Olympian if it trailed more than twelve cars. Specs - S-2 class, 74" drivers, impressive 285 psi boiler pressure, 26x32" cylinders, thermic syphon, engine wt 490,450 lb, tractive effort of 70,816 lb. Retired 1953-1956. P. F. Johnson photo
Photo Date:  8/21/1944  Upload Date: 10/4/2017 7:15:47 AM
Location:  Milwaukee, WI
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  MILW 202(4-8-4)
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