Steam locomotive profile: 2-8-8-2

Southern Railway 2-8-8-2 No. 4057
A scant three years after Alco introduced the Mallet to America (with the delivery of B&O's sole 0-6-6-0 in 1904), the Erie took delivery of three camelback 0-8-8-0 Mallets - the first eight-coupled Mallets, also built by Alco - and put them to w...

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