Baltimore & Ohio
—1935 —Built by General Motors/ General Electric in Erie, Pennsylvania, this 1,800 h.p. locomotive was the first non-articulated, high speed, mainline passenger locomotive on the American railroads. Originally powering the B&O's "Royal Blue" passenger train, in 1938 it went into service on Alton Railroad powering the "Abraham Lincoln". Donated in 1958 by General Motors, General Electric and Hyman-Michaels Company.
|Placed By||Museum of Transportation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, April 28th, 2019 at 8:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 721040 N 4272272|
|Decimal Degrees||38.57143333, -90.46275000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 34.286', W 90° 27.765'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 34' 17.16" N, 90° 27' 45.9" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near , ,|
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