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Owner: Norfolk & Western
Model:UNKNOWN NW Type A 2-6-6-4Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
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Notes:N&W shops, 1936, class A
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NW 2-6-6-4 #1220 - Norfolk & Western
Title:  NW 2-6-6-4 #1220 - Norfolk & Western
Description:  Here is another N&W articulated steam loco spotted at Schaeffer's Crossing in Roanoake, VA a day after the N&W fan trip. Like the previous sister #1206, she was built by the N&W shops in 1936 with 70" drivers, whopping 300 psi boiler pressure and a massive 125,897 lb tractive force, Like the rest of the class A articulateds, she was retired between 1958-59, so this may very well have been one of her last times under pressure.
Photo Date:  6/16/1958  Upload Date: 12/10/2013 6:43:10 AM
Location:  Roanoke, VA
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NW 1220(NW Type A 2-6-6-4)
Views:  505   Comments: 3


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