RDG 2-8-0C #1576  Contributor's Pick!       
Looks like a serious meeting of crew members next to the camelback built by the Reading shops in 1906. Excellent photo showing the massive height of the camelback locomotive built by the Reading shops in 1906. Specifics - class 18a, 61.5" drivers, 210 psi boiler pressure, 22.5x30" cylinders, engine weight of 226,250 lb, tractive effort of 44,081 lb. Arthur B. Johnson photo
Date: 10/19/1941 Location: Lewisburg, PA   Map Show Lewisburg on a rail map Views: 669 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Locomotives: RDG 1576(2-8-0)    Author:  Gary Everhart
RDG 2-8-0C #1576
Picture Categories: Roster,Steam,Action This picture is part of album:  Reading Camelback Locomotives Album (Philadelphia & Reading RR)
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