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'Lehigh Valley' Photo - 'ALCO_S2_Predelivery_Photo_LV_150.jpg'
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Re: LV Diesel Roster     -   Response #108   -   Go to Post in Thread
Posted by gfluck1 in Lehigh Valley on 06/09/14 at 06:00:35
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on Jun 7th, 2011, 10:52pm, gfluck1 wrote:       (Click here for original message)
In 1940, American Locomotive Company (ALCO) will start production of the S2, a 1000 HP, ALCO 539 (4-cycle, 6 cylinder) diesel, on a 4 axle, 44 5 frame with a total weight of 229,700 lbs. A total of 1,462 S2 units are built thru 1950. In 1942 the Lehigh Valley will purchase 5 units, Road Numbers 150 154, and 3 units, 7 units in 1943, Road Numbers 155 161, 3 units in 1944, Road Numbers 162 - 164 in 1944 and 1 unit, Road Number 165 in 1949. Pictured is LV 154.

 
ALCO predelivery photo of LV 150