The preservation of steam locomotives has always been seen as an act to save a part of history. However some classes weren't as lucky as others. From famous speed demons to underrated heavy haulers I'll be counting down the top 10 extinct steam locomotives, No. 10. PRR T1s. These large duplex engines were built for the Pennsylvania Railroad in the 1930s. All 52 of these were later deemed failures. None survive in preservation. But before you ask me about the T1 trust, the wrong engine being built by the wrong people for the wrong reason. The main goal of the trust is to break the world steam speed record. It's this goal that makes me really hate the T1 trust. Be humble. Don't be a cock.
No. 9 Billinton E2 0-6-0T
These little engines were bui…Read more >