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Norfolk & Western class S1 0-8-0 No. 244 stands for a builder’s portrait at the road’s shops in Roanoke, Va., in December 1953. This humble switcher, whose basic design dated from 1918, was the very last standard-gauge steam locomotive built for use in the United States.
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