Roundhouse Engineering “Sammie”.

casey jones snr

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The CFR has taken delivery of two Sammie locomotives:-
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PhilP

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They look rather smart!

'382' somebodies badge-number, perhaps? :wondering:
 
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casey jones snr

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They look rather smart!

'382' somebodies badge-number, perhaps? :wondering:
Phil, Illinois Central #382 was the locomotive that Casey Jones was driving when he had his fatal collision.
 

Rhinochugger

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Caller called Casey bout half past four he kissed his wife at the station door
He climbed in the cabin with his orders in his hand
Said this is the trip to the Promised Land
Casey Jones climbed in the cabin
Casey Jones orders in his hand
Casey Jones leanin' out the window
taking a trip to the Promised Land
 
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Paul M

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The tender really finishes the model off
 

casey jones snr

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Another modification. The throttle arms were removed and knobs were added. This leaves room in the cabs for engineers:-
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casey jones snr

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Both locomotives have new buffers fitted:-
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Fitted to front and rear of each locomotive they are twice the size of the originals and made of teak.
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casey jones snr

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Both Sammie’s have had a makeover:-
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They have both been Anglicised to match the rest of the steam locomotives on the CFR.