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Edwin Ridout's Collection
 
7/28/2017
 
 
 
 
 
Owner: Western Maryland
Model:BLW 2-8-0Built As:LSI 18 (2-8-0)
Serial Number:34105Order No:
Frame Number:Built:4/1916
Notes:ex-LSI 18/34
Other locos with this serial:  WMSR 734(2-8-0) WM 734(2-8-0)
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WM 734, Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
Title:  WM 734, Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
Description:  WM 734 heads back to the yard after returning from another Frostburg excursion
Photo Date:  5/16/2015  Upload Date: 6/11/2015 1:54:18 PM
Location:  Cumberland, MD
Author:  Edwin Ridout
Categories:  Scenic,RollingStock,Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  WM 734(2-8-0)
Views:  177   Comments: 0
WM 734, left side
Title:  WM 734, left side
Description:  Westbound, on the turntable at Frostburg MD, the end of the line for Western Maryland Scenic Railroad, but the half-way point in the 32-mile excursion starting at Cumberland. Built in 1916 by Baldwin Locomotive Works for the Lake Superior and Ishpeming Railroad.
Photo Date:  5/17/2015  Upload Date: 5/18/2015 1:18:50 PM
Location:  Frostburg, MD
Author:  Edwin Ridout
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  WM 734(2-8-0)
Views:  88   Comments: 0
WM 734, front
Title:  WM 734, front
Description:  On the turntable at Frostburg, MD, showing the off-center alignment of the boiler which Henry Ford took exception to. This was said to be the final public outing before the locomotive was to be taken out of service for a year or two for maintenance.
Photo Date:  5/17/2015  Upload Date: 5/18/2015 1:21:49 PM
Location:  Frostburg, MD
Author:  Edwin Ridout
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  WM 734(2-8-0)
Views:  61   Comments: 0
WM 734, right side
Title:  WM 734, right side
Description:  On the turntable at Frostburg, MD, ready for its return trip to Cumberland.
Photo Date:  5/17/2015  Upload Date: 5/18/2015 1:22:54 PM
Location:  Frostburg, MD
Author:  Edwin Ridout
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  WM 734(2-8-0)
Views:  76   Comments: 0
WM 734
Title:  WM 734
Description:  For a price, on the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad you can ride with the fireman and even climb up onto the tender during the trip from Cumberland to Frostburg.
Photo Date:  5/17/2015  Upload Date: 6/11/2015 1:43:51 PM
Location:  Cumberland, MD
Author:  Edwin Ridout
Categories:  Scenic,RollingStock,Passenger
Locomotives:  WM 734(2-8-0)
Views:  59   Comments: 0


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