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Riding the Keewenaw Central
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Author:  o anderson [ Sat Feb 18, 2017 10:40 am ]
Post subject:  Riding the Keewenaw Central

A short-lived tourist line in "da U.P." was the Keewenaw Central. Several pieces of equipment have been saved from this line, many or all at Mid Continent Railway Museum. One C&NW steam locomotive remains in derelict condition up there.

This blog post told me more than I ever knew about the line before:

Author:  PMC [ Sat Feb 18, 2017 10:18 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Riding the Keewenaw Central

Here is the C&NW steamer you mentioned, lettered for NP for some reason: http://www.steamlocomotive.info/vlocomo ... isplay=651

Author:  lmckay175 [ Sat Feb 18, 2017 10:28 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Riding the Keewenaw Central

The CNW steamer in question lost it's original tender (Due to deterioration?) And was replaced with a tender from a NP loco, explaining the Northern Pacific lettering.

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