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texas mexican 509

Postby atsf sp » Sun Feb 21, 2010 1:03 pm

What happened to texas mexican railways engine # 509? Was it scrapped or does it survive? It is a baldwin DS44.
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Re: texas mexican 509

Postby mowingman » Sun Feb 21, 2010 7:16 pm

It is located at the Houston Railroad Museum according to the info I have.
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Re: texas mexican 509

Postby westr » Mon Feb 22, 2010 8:52 pm

The Houston Railroad Museum has sister engine 510. Here's the museum's page about it. No mention of 509. 509 is not listed on the list of survivors at The Baldwin Diesel Zone.

For the record, the correct Baldwin model designation for 509 & 510 is DS-4-4-750
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