Southern Pacific Steam Locomotive No. 794

Southern Pacific Steam Locomotive No. 794 (HMK3P)

Location: San Antonio, TX 78205 Bexar County
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 25.27', W 98° 28.686'

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The first ribbons of steel which brought
the spark-spewing wood-burning
locomotives to San Antonio in 1877,
opened a new era of development

A modern counterpart to the romantic
diamond stackers of yesteryear,
Southern Pacific Locomotive No. 794,
operated into and through
San Antonio between 1916 and 1956.

It has been placed on permanent
display through the co-operation of
the Southern Pacific Railroad,
the City of San Antonio, the Chamber
of Commerce and the Rotary Club of San Antonio.

James P. Hollers
President, Chamber of Commerce

J. Edwin Kuykendall
Mayor, City of San Antonio
February 22, 1957
HM NumberHMK3P
Year Placed1957
Placed BySouthern Pacific Railroad, the City of San Antonio, the Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of San Antonio
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Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 5:44pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 550625 N 3254762
Decimal Degrees29.42116667, -98.47810000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 25.27', W 98° 28.686'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 25' 16.20" N, 98° 28' 41.16" W
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Area Code(s)210
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1174 E Commerce St, San Antonio TX 78205, US
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