Owner: Baltimore & Ohio
Model:BLW 2-8-8-0Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
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Notes:1916, EL-2 class
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BO 2-8-8-0 #7204
Title:  BO 2-8-8-0 #7204
Description:  Here is an example of one of the earlier Baldwin 2-8-8-0 "Consolidaton Mallets" built in 1916. Original specs - class EL-2, 58" drivers, 210 psi boiler pressure, 26x31" high pressure clyinders, 41x31" low pressure cylinders, engine weight of 485,600 lb, impressive tractive effort of 91,993 lb. Starting in 1927, all class EL-2's were converted to4 cylinder simple-expansion to improve pulling power. A name, Theodore Bullockus, was listed on the back of the photo - either the photographer or a photo collector..
Photo Date:  6/1/1943  Upload Date: 11/6/2018 6:04:27 AM
Location:  Cumberland, MD
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  BO 7204(2-8-8-0)
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