CO 4-8-4 #614 - Chesapeake & Ohio  Contributor's Pick!       
The face of one of the last steam locomotives built in the US. This 1948 Lima built Northern type (Greenbrier according to the C&O) was built for pulling fast passenger trains through the mountains, a job it did very well but for a short time. Specifics - class J-3a, 74" drivers, 255 psi, 27.5x30" cylinders, engine weight of 482,200 lb, tractive effort of 66,453 lb. unknown photographer
Date: 9/1/1980 Location: Pittsburgh, PA   Map Show Pittsburgh on a rail map Views: 295 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Locomotives: CO 614(4-8-4)    Author:  Gary Everhart
CO 4-8-4 #614 - Chesapeake & Ohio
Picture Categories: Roster,Station,Steam,Passenger This picture is part of album:  CO 4-8-4 #614
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