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Owner: Chicago Burlington & Quincy
Model:BLW 0-6-0Built As:CBQ 1719 (0-6-0)
Serial Number:19495Order No:
Frame Number:20X24 cylinders, 64/52" driverBuilt:8/1901
Notes:G-8, blt by Baldwin 08/01 as 2-6-2, reblt in 1918 as 0-6-0, retired 05/41
Other locos with this serial:  CBQ 1719(0-6-0)
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CB&Q 0-6-0 Class G-8 1719
Title:  CB&Q 0-6-0 Class G-8 1719
Description:  Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad 0-6-0 Class G-8 1719 at Kansas City, Missouri on August 7, 1935, photograph by Truman Boyd, Louis Zadnichek collection via Robert W. Johnston. Number 1719 was built by Baldwin August 1901 ( c/n 19495 ) as 2-6-2 Class R-2 1719, rebuilt in 1918 to an 0-6-0, retaining the 1719 road number, classed G-8, retired in May 1941. There appears to be pipes below the pilot beam pointing toward the track. Hol Wagner offers the following: They appear to be steam nozzles for clearing switches of ice and snow.
Photo Date:  8/7/1935  Upload Date: 4/6/2021 9:15:55 AM
Location:  Kansas City, MO
Author:  Truman Boyd
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CBQ 1719(0-6-0)
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