By:Gary Everhart
Dates:6/1/1946 - 6/1/1946
Album Info:Very nice original photo by an unknown photographer of the Pere Marquette 2-8-4 Berkshire #1239. Date and location were not given so approximations used.
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PM 2-8-4 #1239 - Pere Marquette
Title:  PM 2-8-4 #1239 - Pere Marquette
Description:  Beautiful photo from an original negative of a solid powerhouse, 1944 Lima 2-8-4 Berkshire, built for the Pere Marquette as their #1239. Specs - class N2, 69" dirvers, impressive 245 psi boiler pressure, 26x34" cylinders, engine weight of 442,500 lb, tractive effort of 69,397 lb. Photo from an original negative. When Pere Marquette merged with the C&O in 1947, this loco was renumbered CO #2681. No date, location or photographer was given for the negative.
Photo Date:  6/1/1946  Upload Date: 10/13/2017 4:39:32 AM
Location:  UNKNOWN, MI
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PM 1239(2-8-4)
Views:  111   Comments: 4

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