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Any steam locomotive fans here?

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  1. Gatorrari

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    Awesome. When did they build streamlined steam trains? 1950s?
     
  3. Gatorrari

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    After the first streamlined diesels began to appear in the mid-30s, some railroads streamlined some of their existing steam locomotives, and some were purchased that way new. This class was built from 1941 to 1950.
     

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