SD&A #27

Built as Las Vegas & Tonopah Railroad #11. When this locomotive was built it had 57" drivers, and 34200 lbs. tractive force. Sold to S.D. & A. in December 1919 and numbered #27. Leased to S.P. Co. June 14, 1946. Returned to S.D. & A. E. May 23, 1947. Scrapped at S.P. shops in Los Angeles December 7, 1950.

San Diego & Arizona Eastern Locomotive #27 at Plaster City, CA., June 19, 1946. Plaster City June 17, 1946
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San Diego and Arizona Eastern Railroad #27. In the background is the San Diego engine house. The man on the left is a school teacher by profession but works at railroading because he loves it.

Photographed by Dr. J.K. Woodhull, June 7, 1948
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