Owner: Chicago Rock Island & Pacific
Model:Alco 2-10-2Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Brooks, 1918, class N-83
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CRIP 2-10-2 #3003 - Rock Island
Title:  CRIP 2-10-2 #3003 - Rock Island
Description:  Obviously this 1918 Alco-Brooks Santa Fe type 2-10-2 locomotive has reached the point of no return. According to SteamLocomotives.com "Even with 63" drivers, [they] had counterbalancing problems and were limited to 30 mph. Later refitting with disk drivers ameliorated the pounding." Specifics - class N-83, 63" drivers, 215 psi boiler pressure, 3-x32" cylinders, engine weight of 385,400 lb, impressive tractive effort of 83,543 lbs., scrapped between 1939-52 No date, location or photographer listed for this photo.
Photo Date:  6/1/1940  Upload Date: 11/19/2015 5:16:32 PM
Location:  Unknown, IL
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  CRIP 3003(2-10-2)
Views:  431   Comments: 1

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