MP 2-8-2 #1565 - Missouri Pacific  Contributor's Pick!       
Built by Alco in 1923 long before the later EMD GP15 wearing the same number came along, this heavyweight Mikado and its sisters served the MIssouri Pacific well into the mid-1950's. Specifics - 63" drivers, 200 psi boiler pressure, 27x32" cylinders, engine weight of 330,840 lb, tractive effort of 62,949 lb. Robert Graham photo
Date: 6/1/1940 Location: Carthage, MO   Map Show Carthage on a rail map Views: 444 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Locomotives: MP 1565(2-8-2)    Author:  Gary Everhart
MP 2-8-2 #1565 - Missouri Pacific
Picture Categories: Roster,Yard,Steam This picture is part of album:  Missouri Pacific Mikado #1565
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Robert Farkas General Handsome looking locomotive. The tender doghouse makes this even more interesting. 1/26/2015 11:10:39 PM

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