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Owner: Berkshire Railway Museum Inc
Model:Alco RS3Built As:BS 151 (RS3)
Serial Number:78251Order No:20565
Frame Number:prime mover # 11465Built:9/1950
Notes:ex-API, nee-Birmingham Southern
Other locos with this serial:  BRMX 5(RS3) BSRM 562(RS3) BRMX 562(RS3)
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BRMX 562
Title:  BRMX 562
Description:  Built in 1950 by Alco for the Birmingham Southern Railroad as number 151, this locomotive was acquired by Berkshire Scenic a few years back from the Alpha Portland plant in Alsen, NY where it had shifted freight cars for many decades before retirement in 2011.
Photo Date:  8/27/2016  Upload Date: 11/1/2017 2:54:42 PM
Location:  Lenox, MA
Author:  Paul Koprowski
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Locomotives:  BRMX 562(RS3)
Views:  153   Comments: 1
A Meet on the Berkshire Line
Title:  A Meet on the Berkshire Line
Description:  While NYNH&H ALCo RS-3 #562 holds the siding at Lenox awaiting its turn to enter the station, NYNH&H GE 50 Tonner #67 boards passengers at the 1902-built station. In reality, these are the units of the Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum, neither of which ever saw service on the New York, New Haven & Hartford. The NYNH&Hs Berkshire Line, which many similar locomotives once operated on, is now owned by the Housatonic Railroad and is traversed almost daily by newer, though not by much, EMD GP35 diesel electric locomotives.
Photo Date:  6/22/2017  Upload Date: 6/22/2017 5:15:29 PM
Location:  Lenox, MA
Author:  Joshua Harkness
Categories:  RollingStock,Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  BRMX 562(RS3) BRMX 67(50Tonner)
Views:  226   Comments: 0


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