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Southern Pacific
Pacific
Class P-4
4-6-2

10 units rebuilt


ex P-1's
0000 2401 2402 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 2409
2410 0000 0000 0000 2414 0000 0000 0000 0000 2419
2420 0000 2422 0000 2424 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000
ex P-3's
0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 2436 0000 0000 0000


SP upgraded 10 old Pacifics between 1927-29. These were mostly random P-1's with a single P-3. All were rebuilt at Los Angeles General Shops except #2422 which was rebuilt at Sacramento. They were reclassified to P-4 but not renumbered.

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References:

  • A Century of SP Steam Locomotives - Guy L. Dunscomb
  • SP Co. Steam Locomotive Compendium by Diebert & Strapac
  • Volume 6 -- Southern Pacific Pacific 4-6-2 Pictorial - by Duane Karam Jr. & Jeff Ainsworth - Monte Vista Publishing

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