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Photograph of Archive Accession No. Solvay Company Alco-Cooke Steam Locomotive



SOLVAY COMPANY ALCO-COOKE STEAM LOCO-MOTIVE #47.

This 40 ton steamer, built in 1920, is typical of the thousands of steam engines which performed industrial switching duties during the first half of the 20th century. #47 spent its working life at the Solvay Works in Syracuse, NY.



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