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Golden Spike Centennial Limited
Aux Tender 759A

Ex-N&W.

There weren't as many places for a steam locomotive to get water as there had been in the old days. Taking along an extra tender full of water helped extend 759's legs.

Image: Russ Shipman

Photo of the Golden Spike Centennial Limited Tender 759A  
 

Today, the former Norfolk & Western water tender resides at Steamtown in Scranton, PA.

Images: Keith Muldowney 2009

Photo of the Golden Spike Centennial Limited Tender 759A  
  Front end detail. Golden Spike Centennial Limited Tender 759A  
 

Hasn't seen a coat of paint since 1973.

 

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