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 #7205
Title:  BO 2-8-8-0 #7205
Description:  Another example of an early Baldiwn 2-8-8-0 "Consolidation Mallet" built in 1916 for the hilly B&O Cumberland Division. 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 to 4 cylinder simple-expansion to improve pulling power. No photographer or location was listed for the photo.
Photo Date:  6/1/1943  Upload Date: 11/6/2018 6:05:11 AM
Location:  Unknown, MD
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  BO 7205(2-8-8-0)
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