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Discussion about railroad topics everywhere outside of North America.

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  by johnthefireman
 
Not an uncommon procedure. Steam locomotives are long-lived beasts which represented a considerable capital investment, so they were constantly modified and rebuilt and the end product several decades later often bore little more than a superficial resemblance to the original.