historicaltimes: Norfolk & Western #2197, a 5,600HP,…

historicaltimes:

Norfolk & Western #2197, a 5,600HP, 2-8-8-2 Mallet type compound locomotive of the Y6 Class pulls heavy freight down the main street of North Fork, WV. 1958. The Y6 class represented steam power in the last steam-diesel duel, taking on four GM locos at once. The result: a tie.

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