Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:UNKNOWN 4-4-0Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
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Notes:Lancaster Locomotive Works; "Wheatland"; 1853-1872.
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Centennial History Of The PRR, Page 715, 1949
Title:  Centennial History Of The PRR, Page 715, 1949
Description:  Here is a photo from page 715 in the "Centennial History Of The Pennsylvania Railroad Company: 1846-1946" that was composed by George H. Burgess & Miles C. Kennedy and published in 1949. Photo Caption: "American type passenger locomotive. The friction wheel for operating the Loughridge chain brake is plainly seen back of the rear drivers." Shown here is PRR engine #166, a 4-4-0 "American" locomotive built by the Lancaster Locomotive Works during 1853 and retired in March of 1872. Owned originally by the Philadelphia & Columbia Railroad and named "Wheatland." Purchased by the PRR in 1857.
Photo Date:  4/13/1949  Upload Date: 9/7/2017 2:25:59 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 166(4-4-0)
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