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Arizona Railway Museum
The Arizona Railway Museum (reporting mark AZMX) is a railroad museum located in Chandler, Arizona. The museum was founded and incorporated as a non-profit organization in 1983 and is dedicated to the railroads of Arizona and the Southwestern United States. and has an extensive collection railroad rolling stock and artifacts.
Two of the museum's items on display are listed in the National Register of Historic Places, they are the "Southern Pacific Railroad Locomotive No. SP 2562" and "Tender No. 8365" and the "Railroad Steam Wrecking Crane and Tool Car".
Arizona Railway Museum Overview
Southern Pacific Railroad SPMW 7130/SPMW 7131 Railroad Steam Wrecking Crane and Tool Car were built in 1900 by the Bay City Industrial Works. The wrecking crane and tool car are listed in the National Register of Historic Places, Reference No. 07001301. By Marine 69-71 at English Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=28622181
C&NW E8 locomotive built in 1950 and on display at the Arizona Railway Museum.
Marine 69-71 at English Wikipedia [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia Commons
Southern Pacific Railroad Locomotive No. SP 2562 and Tender No. 8365 were built in 1900. and are on display at the Arizona Railway Museum. The locomotive is a 2-8-0, built as SP 2562 by the Baldwin Locomotive Works, Serial Number 29064. The locomotive and tender are listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Reference No. 09000511. Marine 69-71 at English Wikipedia (Tony the Marine) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia Commons
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