WMSR 734 emits a volcanic column of smoke as she charges upgrade towards Frostburg, MD. The 734 has just gone down for its Federal "1472 Day" inspection and rebuild and will not run for a number of years. Currently the railroad's shop forces are fully engaged in the rebuild of C&O Mallet 2-6-6-2 1309. When it is completed next year it will be the largest locomotive operating in the U.S.
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