photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Frank Brault | all galleries >> Americana >> Connecticut (CT) >> Long Island Sound - Connecticut Shoreline > 1941 Porter 0-6-0T Steam Locomotive
previous | next
1941 Porter 0-6-0T Steam Locomotive
07-JUL-2011 Frank Brault

1941 Porter 0-6-0T Steam Locomotive

Essex, CT USA

Essex Steam Train

Builder: H. K. Porter (Pittsburgh, PA), Weight: 126,000 lbs. (working order), Fuel tank capacity: 500 gallons (oil), Build date: December 1941, Tractive effort: 25,865 lbs., Serial number: 7344, Boiler pressure: 178 psi, Water tank capacity: 1,200 gallons, Cylinders: 18"x24", Wheel diameter: 46"

Nikon Coolpix P7000 ,Best at original size.
1/1050s f/3.5 at 6.0mm iso100, RAW full exif

other sizes: small medium large original
share
Paolo Peggi (aka Bracciodiferro)22-Jul-2011 06:07
Great perspective! V
Paolo
norbi11-Jul-2011 19:19
Great to see again these old steamers. v. norbi
Doug Cruden08-Jul-2011 21:30
Great close-up Frank, and a lovely low PoV to accentuate the power and strength of this venerable old iron horse...
Tom LeRoy08-Jul-2011 18:10
Every boy's (man's) dream to ride in one of these! Fabulous shot!V!
Dave Hein08-Jul-2011 08:05
That's a beauty.
soulis08-Jul-2011 06:30
Excellent! V.
j>a>e>17 :):):)08-Jul-2011 05:28
hopppin' on baord & letting this glory take me to the unknown!!!!! ;):):):):)
Gary Hebert08-Jul-2011 03:50
great train image Frank... I like the point of view... :-)
Meagan Christie08-Jul-2011 02:56
Nice capture of a handsome locomotive ~V~