Nickle Plate No. 757 2-8-4. Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, Strasbourg, Pennsylvania. According to the Museum Web site, Lima built this S-2 class locomotive for the New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad in 1944. It stretches to 100 feet and 8 inches and weighs 440,000 pounds. [Click on images to enlarge them.]

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