NC&STL 153 - Cowan, Tennessee
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose
N 35° 09.816 W 086° 00.604
16S E 590154 N 3891634
Quick Description: Located at the Cowan Railroad Museum
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 12/14/2021 4:54:08 PM
Waymark Code: WM15DM3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member SearchN
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Long Description:

The NC&STL 153 sits at the Cowan Railroad museum behind the historic Steam Locomotive #1. You can walk around it and when the museum it is possible to enter.

The following is from the Cowan Railroad Museum Webpage:

Former NC&StL bay window class NE8. After extensive research, it was discovered that the L&N used the caboose as a Radnor work train #42335, and the original NC&StL number was 153.

It was built from a worn out 1913 box car in the Nashville, Chattanoog & St. Louis’ own shops in Nashville, TN Cr. 1943. - http://cowanrailroadmuseum.org/artifacts/caboose.htm

Current Use:
Train Museum


Type Of Caboose: Bay Window

Visit Instructions:
Please visit the location of the caboose, brake van, or guard van, provide visit details through photo or narrative.
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