[Engines at Tampico Terminal]

Description:

The Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico engine terminal of the National Railroad of Mexico in March 1920. At this time Mallet (Articulated) type 2-6-6-2 steam locomotives frequently headed passenger trains on the Monterrey - Tampico Line. This was one of the earliest divisions on the National Railways where Mallet (Articulated) type locomotives went into service.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): Mexico - Tamaulipas - Tampico
Creation Date: March 1920
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 85
Past 30 days: 9
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 1920
  • Digitized: August 15, 2007
Coverage:
Place
Mexico - Tamaulipas - Tampico
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

The Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico engine terminal of the National Railroad of Mexico in March 1920. At this time Mallet (Articulated) type 2-6-6-2 steam locomotives frequently headed passenger trains on the Monterrey - Tampico Line. This was one of the earliest divisions on the National Railways where Mallet (Articulated) type locomotives went into service.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w : 8 in. x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): steam engines | Monterrey - Tampico Line
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 4-0062
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28646
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public