#174 Navy ammunition switcher, Pearl Harbor         
a Cummins model H supercharged, 65 Ton Center Switcher. #174 represents one of the 3rd generation 8 wheel, large industrial locomotives. She was used between Pearl Harbor and NAD-L pulling ammunition trains. Number 65-00174 pulled her last ammunition load in September of 1968.
Date: 9/28/2010 Location: Honolulu, HI   Map Show Honolulu on a rail map Views: 1667 Collection Of:   david gorton
Locomotives: USN 65-00174(65 Tonner)    Author:  david gorton
#174 Navy ammunition switcher, Pearl Harbor
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William Grimes General if you list as USN 65-00174 than it will show up as a Whitcomb 65-ton 10/25/2010 9:05:24 PM
david gorton General thanks for the information. 10/26/2010 8:20:04 AM
Jim Dodds General Wow, a Hawaiian photo. Nice! Seen on the homepage. :) 11/23/2010 7:18:43 PM
Robert Jackson General Seen on the homepage 1-4-10! COOL!!!!!!! 1/4/2011 5:49:53 PM
David Nutter General Nice! 4/17/2011 3:08:24 AM
Wendy Crim General That's different! 7/12/2011 5:22:34 PM
Jim Satterwhite General I was stationed at Hickham AFB in 1980-82 and narrow gauge tracks were still to be found around the base. Was this photo taken in 2010 or earlier? 2/29/2012 5:25:13 PM
david gorton General was taken in 2007, by the google earth car. I worked at the weather center behind cincpacfleet at pearl harbor 1991-1994, the tracks were then still being used from Hickam to barbers point. I emailed the railroad club there, and they never replied, was trying to find out if the track was still there. Google earth shows the crossing is still there on the road to Eva beach on HI 76. I lived in Eva Beach for a while, and had for a while a video of the first train crossing the Grade in over 10 years. They were wig wags with no gaurds, but they are gone right now. (Think that is what was used, If i'm wrong, bad memory.) I do remember them doing the 'Dong Dong Dong' bit. 3/1/2012 12:00:22 PM

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