PM 2-8-4 #1239 - Pere Marquette  Contributor's Pick!       
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.
Date: 6/1/1946 Location: UNKNOWN, MI Views: 186 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Locomotives: PM 1239(2-8-4)    Author:  Gary Everhart
PM 2-8-4 #1239 - Pere Marquette
Picture Categories: Roster,Yard,Steam This picture is part of album:  Pere Marquette 2-8-4 #1239
User Comments
Name Type Comments Date
Denis Chartrand General Splendid picture!! 10/13/2017 8:27:57 AM
Joe Hedrick General Really nice 10/13/2017 12:42:46 PM
Butch Getz General That is very nice! 10/15/2017 2:16:28 PM
Fred Stuckmann General Great shot. 10/15/2017 8:24:21 PM

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