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Owner: Chicago Great Western
Model:UNKNOWN 2-8-0Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
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Notes:CGW shops rebuild, 1927-30, ex-G-3 class
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CGW 2-8-0 #609 - Chicago Great Western
Title:  CGW 2-8-0 #609 - Chicago Great Western
Description:  Good looking example of the 1927-30 rebuilt Consolidation from a former G-3 unit done by the Chicago Great Western shops at Oelwein, IA. Consolidations. Larger 26" cylinder and thermic syphons were installed with an overall improved tractive effort of 54,700 lb. All Consolidations were retired between 1930-50. No photographer listed. The date and location are approximate since neither were given.
Photo Date:  6/1/1940  Upload Date: 1/22/2018 9:51:15 AM
Location:  Oelwein, IA
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  CGW 609(2-8-0)
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