FM Demo TM-1 and TM-2  Contributor's Pick!       
Builders photo-part of a garage sale purchase.
Date: 1/1/1953 Location: Beloit, WI   Map Show Beloit on a rail map Views: 3554 Collection Of:   Tim Turner
Locomotives: FM TM-1(H-24-66) FM TM-2(H-24-66)    Author:  Tim Turner
FM Demo TM-1 and TM-2
Picture Categories: Roster This picture is part of album:  Fairbanks-Morse
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Name Type Comments Date
Justin Draper General Nice!!! 5/21/2009 12:24:45 AM
Tim Turner General Thanks. Good thing my mom recognized the value at a garage sale! 5/21/2009 12:26:09 AM
Mike Woodruff General Correct serial numbers for these units would be 24L730 and 24L731. The vegetation on the tree suggests that this probably wasn't January in Wisconsin and in any case, the build dates on these is 2/53. These were sold to the Wabash as their #550 and 551, renumbered to 598 and 599 and repowered by Alco, then to N&W 3598 and 3599. Check out http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/showPicture.aspx?id=1451549. 5/21/2009 2:06:05 PM
Tim Turner General I hoped someone would have more information; thanks, Brian. I only dated the picture as 1/1/1953 because I read they were built in '53. This building is just two blocks from our headquarters fire station, so I see it all the time. 5/21/2009 6:03:53 PM
Fred Stuckmann General That's awesome. Take mom out to dinner. 7/27/2009 5:47:39 PM
Fred Stuckmann General Homepage, still cool too. 9/3/2012 7:16:42 PM
Paul Rome General Great find Tim! Thanks for posting. 9/12/2012 4:55:24 PM
George Zhang General Never Seen A Locomotive Like This Before 3/23/2013 2:34:18 PM
Tim Steeves General Fairbanks-Morse reporting mark is FMIX 8/31/2014 6:58:59 PM

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