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New York, Ontario and Western Y Class 4-8-2 "Mountain" Steam Locomotive
The New York, Ontario and Western Y Class consisted of 4 4-8-2 "Mountain"-type locomotives built by the American Locomotive Company in 1922. Locomotive No. 405 was streamlined for passenger service in 1937.
New York, Ontario and Western Y Class Overview
Type and Origin
Power type: Steam
Original Builder: Alco-Schenectady
Original Build Date: 1922
Ontario and Western Class Y steam locomotive No. 405 was streamlined in 1937.
By Cornell University Library - originally posted to Flickr as O&W Engine #405, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8367219
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