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Owner: Great Northern
Model:Rogers 2-6-0Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
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Notes:1887, class D-2
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GN 2-6-0 #306 - Great Northern
Title:  GN 2-6-0 #306 - Great Northern
Description:  Nice original photo of the Great Northern 2-6-0 Mogul #306 built by Rodgers Locomotive & Machine Works in 1887. The photographer, Madison Lake, caught the loco near the Vancouver yard coaling station. It appears that the loco was pulling a second tender which was being filled with water. Specs D-2 class, 55" drivers, modest 150 psi boiler pressure, 19x24" cylinders, small engine weight of 99,800 lb, modest tractive effort of 20,085 lb. The entire class of 60 locomotives was retired by 1929.
Photo Date:  6/3/1928  Upload Date: 4/23/2019 6:39:59 AM
Location:  Vancouver, BC
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  GN 306(2-6-0)
Views:  179   Comments: 1


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