Electric Locomotives

General Electric 1923 Toledo Edison 1
General Electric 1923
Toledo Edison 1
Description:Steeplecab freight locomotive

Equipment Information

Toledo Edison 1 is an electric locomotive built to haul coal hoppers around a power plant in Toledo. It is a “steeplecab,” with a cab in the center of the locomotive and sloping hoods on each side to provide good visibility in either direction for the engineer.

Builder: GE
Year Built: 1923
Length: 39ft 7in
Width: 10ft
Height: 13ft
Weight: 120000 lbs
Brakes: SA2
Motors: 4 GE 207D
Control: GE M-C137B
Compressor: CP-26A6
Trucks: Alco
Description: Double End / B-B / Steeplecab
Arrived: 2010
Condition: Incomplete / unrestored / not operational

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Ownership History
1923-1997 – Toledo Edison
1997-2010 – East Troy Electric Railroad, East Troy, WI
2010-present – Illinois Railway Museum, Union, IL

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