CO 4-6-4 #491  Contributor's Pick!       
Fine example of the craftsmanship of the C&O shops in 1947. The loco was originally built by Alco-Richmond in 1926 as a 4-6-2 but rebuilt by the C&O shops in 1947 as a streamlined 4-6-4 Hudson with a new classification of L-1. IMHO, one of the finest streamlined steam locos ever built. The photo is from the C.W. Jernstrom collection.
Date: 7/25/1948 Location: Clifton Forge, VA   Map Show Clifton Forge on a rail map Views: 412 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Locomotives: CO 491(4-6-4)    Author:  Gary Everhart
CO 4-6-4 #491
Picture Categories: Roster,Steam This picture is part of album:  C&O STEAM ALBUM
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