Owner: Chicago Indianapolis & Louisville (Monon
Model:Alco 4-8-0Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Brooks, 1898, class E-1
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CIL 4-8-0 #225 - Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville (Monon)
Title:  CIL 4-8-0 #225 - Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville (Monon)
Description:  Not sure how the 4-8-0 wheel configuration was ever named "Mastodon with such small (54") driver "legs." This one, built by Alco-Brooks in 1898 served the Monon well into the late 1940's. Specs - class E-1, 54" drivers, 200 psi boiler pressure, 21x26" cylinders, original engine weight of 172,000 lb, original tractive effort of 36,097 lb, rebuilt and superheated by the Monon shops in 1922. The class was retired between 1946-49. unknown photographer
Photo Date:  6/1/1940  Upload Date: 4/18/2016 12:03:33 PM
Location:  Lafayette, IN
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam
Locomotives:  CIL 225(4-8-0)
Views:  283   Comments: 1

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