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Tuesday Ten Wheelers: Mascot & Western

August 24, 2010

Arizona has some interesting mining railroads, and this venerable 4-6-0 seems worse for wear working out her last days on the Mascot & Western, poised to be cut up and fade into oblivion under the hot summer sun. Her Sheet metal pilot and train number boards are great modelgenic details. Also note the unusual placement of the electric dynamo generator, smack dab in the center of the boiler!

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  1. December 31, 2010 7:47 pm

    This is without a doubt an ex SP lcomotive. It looks almost identical to the T&NO 319 that sat in a scrap yard in my hometown for years.

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