PM 4-6-2 #715 - Pere Marquette  Contributor's Pick!       
Great action shot of the 1921 Alco-Brooks built Pere Marquette 4-6-2 #715 racing with a string of varnish. Specs - class SP3, 77" drivers, 190 psi boiler pressure, 23x28" cylinders, engine weight of 243,000 lb, tractive effort of 31,067 lb. The class was renumbered upon merging with the C&O and the entire class lasted until 1949-1950. No date, location or photographer listed for this photo.
Date: 6/1/1937 Location: UNKNOWN, MI Views: 128 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Locomotives: PM 715(4-6-2)    Author:  Gary Everhart
PM 4-6-2 #715 - Pere Marquette
Picture Categories: Roster,Steam This picture is part of album:  Pere Marquette 4-6-2 Pacifics
User Comments
Name Type Comments Date
Joe Hedrick General Nice, really like this one. 10/13/2017 12:41:12 PM
Neil Barratt General What a beautiful machine! 10/13/2017 2:52:47 PM
Fred Stuckmann General High Iron high stepping. Sweet. 10/15/2017 8:26:00 PM

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