Great Northern

The GN was an original owner, it acquired these models new from Baldwin:
VO1000, S12

VO1000

GN 141 141

VO1000
c/n 71944, b/d 8/1944

- built for the Great Northern as #141
- sold for scrap 8/26/1963
photo by: Unknown - collection of Mark Laundry
July 1963

"The photo appears to have been taken at the GN Minneapolis Jct, MN engine facility where it must have been sitting in the dead-line. It's believed that the VO1000's 'never' ventured away from the Twin Cities during their lives."
- Thanks to the www.greatnorthernempire.net for this info

S12

- see Erie Mining Company #7246 & 7247 for ex. GN #27 & 24



The copyrights for all photos are assumed to rest with the photographers.


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