Engine on parade

Reconditioned steam tank engine no. 5649 built by H. K. Porter of Pittsburgh, PA for a Calumet and Hecla smelter in the Copper Country.  Unit later became no. 3 of the DSSandA Railroad. Engine was loaded on truck and shown off in a local parade after it was reconditioned., Electronic reporduction of photo.  The railroads of Houghton County, Michigan
Abstract/Description: Reconditioned steam tank engine no. 5649 built by H. K. Porter of Pittsburgh, PA for a Calumet and Hecla smelter in the Copper Country. Unit later became no. 3 of the DSSandA Railroad. Engine was loaded on truck and shown off in a local parade after it was reconditioned.
Subject(s): Transportation
Railroads
Houghton (Mich.)
Date Created: 1880 - 1939