Great Northern Steam Locomotive 2507-Wishram Washington
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
N 45° 39.499 W 120° 57.980
10T E 658437 N 5058097
Quick Description: This Great Northern engine is a P-2 Mountain class locomotive. It is numbered No. 2507.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 12/12/2007 12:13:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM2R77
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red
Views: 98

Long Description:
The engine was built for Great Northern in 1923 and was intended to be used for passenger service. Donated to Klickitat County Washington by the Spokane Portland and Seattle Railway Company in 1966. It had been repainted in the SP&S color scheme and was on display near Maryhill Washington for several decades. This engine ignited hopes that it would return to live steam operation in the early 90's but those hopes were dashed and the the engine was shipped to Wishram Washington with a new paint job in 2003. The locomotive now looks as it did when it retired in 1957. Information from Lineside Legacy by Jeff Terry & Great Northern Railway Pages
Locomotive Type: (required): Steam

Do you need to pay an entrance fee to view this locomotive? (required): No

How accessible is this locomotive display? (Required): Display is behind a fence, access is limited to viewing only.

If "other" what is the engine type? (optional): Not listed

If a fee is required what is the approximate cost for admittance? (optional): Not listed

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