Owner: Missouri Pacific
Model:Alco 2-8-2Built As:MP 1565 (2-8-2)
Serial Number:66258Order No:338000
Frame Number:27X30 cylinders, 63" driversBuilt:0/1925
Notes:blt in 1925 by brooks, class MK-63 class
Other locos with this serial:  MP 1565(2-8-2)
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MP 2-8-2 #1565 - Missouri Pacific
Title:  MP 2-8-2 #1565 - Missouri Pacific
Description:  Built by Alco in 1923 long before the later EMD GP15 wearing the same number came along, this heavyweight Mikado and its sisters served the MIssouri Pacific well into the mid-1950's. Specifics - 63" drivers, 200 psi boiler pressure, 27x32" cylinders, engine weight of 330,840 lb, tractive effort of 62,949 lb. Robert Graham photo
Photo Date:  6/1/1940  Upload Date: 1/26/2015 9:34:01 AM
Location:  Carthage, MO
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  MP 1565(2-8-2)
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