RailPictures.Net Photo: BSRR 82 Birmingham Southern Railroad ALCO HH900 at Calera, Alabama by Jimmy Summers
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Birmingham Southern Railroad (more..)
ALCO HH900 (more..)
Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum (more..)
Calera, Alabama, USA (more..)
October 18, 2014
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BSRR 82 (more..)
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A lone survivor! No. 82 is the oldest surviving High Hood ALCO locomotive complete with its original prime mover, a McIntosh & Seymour 531T diesel engine. It is the only surviving HH900, and the oldest surviving example of a turbocharged diesel locomotive. Part of an order for 5 locomotives purchased by Birmingham Southern in 1937. Sold to American Cast Iron Pipe in 1964, and donated to the Heart of Dixie in the mid-1980s No. 82 is in the final stages of a full cosmetic restoration back to its as delivered appearance to the Birmingham Southern Railroad. It will be on permanent display at the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum in Calera, Alabama.
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