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Title
[Locomotive - Central Pacific - C.P. Huntington]
Date
Description
1 photoprint ; 8 x 10 in.
Subject(s)
Summary
"C. P. Huntington." Southern Pacific R.R. of California #1, original Central Pacific #3 ca. 1864. Cylinders 11x15 in., Dig of Drivers 54 in., weight on Drivers 18,500 lbs, weight on Trucks 20,500 lbs. Total weight 39,000 lbs. Built by Danforth, Cooke & Co. Patterson, N.J. Shipped around the "Horn" on the sailing vessel "Success." Went into service on the Central Pacific Railroad at Sacramento April 1864.
Owning
Institution
Sacramento Public Library, Sacramento Room
Copyright
Sacramento Public Library, Sacramento Room
Filing
Location
PICTURE FILE
Other
Formats
Photo #848
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