ATSF tender appurtenance

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ATSF tender appurtenance

Postby Cowford » Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:50 am

The Dec Trains magazine has an article about experiences firing on the ATSF. The pic (of a 2-10-2) jogged my memory about a question I've long had about ATSF tenders: Some have a large housing on top of (or sometimes behind?) the oil bunker... looks to stand about 4-5-ft high, the top of which is arched. In a couple pics I've seen, they appear to have access doors. Only thing I could come up with is that it's part of a bunker oil heating system. Anyone ideas?
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Re: ATSF tender appurtenance

Postby John_Perkowski » Mon Nov 13, 2017 2:02 pm

Admin Note:

Moved to the Fallen Flags, General Discussion Forum.
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Re: ATSF tender appurtenance

Postby John_Perkowski » Mon Nov 13, 2017 2:03 pm

Mr Cowford:

A link to a picture will help.
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Re: ATSF tender appurtenance

Postby Cowford » Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:07 pm

Mr. Perkowski, could you pls move to steam locomotive forum? Thanks, pic attached.

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