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Owner: Bangor & Aroostook
Model:Alco 4-8-2Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Schenectady, 1935, class M,
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BAR 4-8-2 #108 - Bangor & Aroostook
Title:  BAR 4-8-2 #108 - Bangor & Aroostook
Description:  Although the photo is damaged near the pilot and front, it still shows an impressive 1935 Alco-Schenectady built small 4-8-2 Mountain type locomotive used by Bangoor & Aroostook. These relatively small Mountain type locos with small drivers were for low-speed freight hauling. Specs - class M, 62" drivers, impressive 240 psi boiler pressure, 22.5x30" cylinders, engine weight of 317,490 lb, tractive effort of 49,972 lb. The entire M class of 10 was retired between 1950-53 with none preserved. Date and location are unknown but it very well may be at the North Maine Junction yard near Hermon, ME as most 4-8-2's were serviced there. Unknown photographer.
Photo Date:  5/4/1941  Upload Date: 1/3/2018 5:01:09 PM
Location:  Hermon, ME
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  RollingStock,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  BAR 108(4-8-2)
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