• General Discussion: Locomotives, Rolling Stock, and Equipment

  • General discussion about locomotives, rolling stock, and equipment
General discussion about locomotives, rolling stock, and equipment

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steam locomotive construction and maintenance 1921
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Baldwin locomotive works parts catalog 1906
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