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  • sam635@webtv.net
    This is a list of steam locomotives that were leased to the RT. 51 0-6-0 retired 1922 55 0-6-0 sfs 11/36 56 0-6-0 sfs 2/36 57 0-6-0 sfs 11/36 67
    Message 1 of 3 , Aug 19, 2000
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      This is a list of steam locomotives
      that were leased to the RT.
      51 0-6-0 retired 1922
      55 0-6-0 sfs 11/36
      56 0-6-0 sfs 2/36
      57 0-6-0 sfs 11/36
      67 2-6-0 sfs 1/47 also was #397
      80 0-6-0 sold 12/50
      85 0-6-0 sold 4/50
      hope this turns out
      Sam
    • Gene Green
      AFE 52-189 sells Alco RS1s 1048 and 1148 to the Railway Transfer in September 1952. These were later renumbered to 221 and 222. I supposed this would mean
      Message 2 of 3 , Apr 28 10:31 AM
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        AFE 52-189 sells Alco RS1s 1048 and 1148 to the Railway Transfer in
        September 1952. These were later renumbered to 221 and 222.

        I supposed this would mean those two road switchers would stay in
        Minneapolis thereafter and not get around yet page 93 of M&StL in
        Color has a photo of 222 in Fort Dodge June 3, 1956.
      • Gene Green
        From the ICC Annual Report I learned that the Railway Transfer used steam locomotives 53, 54, 80, 83 and 85 in 1936. In 1937 they used 53, 59, 80, 83 and 85.
        Message 3 of 3 , Mar 5, 2006
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          From the ICC Annual Report I learned that the Railway Transfer used
          steam locomotives 53, 54, 80, 83 and 85 in 1936. In 1937 they used 53,
          59, 80, 83 and 85.
          Gene Green
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