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Notch 8
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NKP 170

Post by Notch 8 » Sat Dec 05, 2015 7:01 am

Nickel Plate L-1 #170 4-6-4 at Fort Wayne Tower, Valparaiso Indiana 1956 Photo by Leo Witucke
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Re: NKP 170

Post by Goalieman » Sun Apr 17, 2016 8:13 pm

What a fantastic looking locomotive. I would have loved to have taken this picture. The sound must've been incredible!!!

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Re: NKP 170

Post by hibbard » Sun Apr 17, 2016 9:38 pm

They were a good looking locomotive and this one is in the Museum of Transport at St. Louis, MO. This location was known as Spriggsboro on the NKP and still is on NS. It was controlled from Ft. Wayne crossing tower (GTW/PRR).

Bob

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