T&P M-1 #902

Texarkana, TX


Photograph of train engine #902 and attached car, viewed from a front side angle. "902" is visible on the front of the engine. Smoke billows up from the front chimney. A building stands just to the right behind, others in the background on the left. Poles stand above and on either side of the train. Handwritten text below the image says, "Texarkana, Texas 1949 - 'Eagle Train.'"

Plummer, R. S. [Train Engine #902 and Car - Texarkana, Texas], photograph, 1949; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth822511/: accessed March 5, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Grace Museum.


  •   Builder A-Schenectady
  •   Build Date 11-1925
  •   Wheel Type 4-8-2
  •   Cylinders 27 X 30
  •   Drivewheel Diameter 73 in.
  •   Boiler Pressure 225 psi
  •   Grate Area 80.30 in²
  •   Weight 360,500 lbs.
  •   Tractive Force 57,300 lbs.
  •   Photo Credit The Grace Museum - The Portal to Texas History