Pere Marquette Berkshire #1223 - Grand Haven, Michigan
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member theHostas
N 43° 04.067 W 086° 13.853
16T E 562620 N 4768629
Quick Description: Pere Marquette Berkshire locomotive in Grand Haven.
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 4/5/2020 1:33:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM129E5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ScroogieII
Views: 2

Long Description:
This steam-powered locomotive was built for the Pere Marquette Railroad in 1941 for freight transport between Michigan and nearby states. It was rated at 3000 horsepower and could pull a mile-long train at 50 miles per hour.
See Pere Marquette Historical Society for more information:
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Locomotive Type: (required): Steam

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

If a fee is required what is the approximate cost for admittance? (optional):
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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

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theHostas visited Pere Marquette Berkshire #1223 - Grand Haven, Michigan 4/6/2020 theHostas visited it