The Nickel Plate Road NKP 765 steam locomotive

In this series consisting of 6 episodes, 24trains.tv follows the beautiful Nickel Plate Road 765 steam locomotive at various locations in the United States. The Nickel Plate Road 765, also abbreviated NKP, is a 2-8-4 "Berkshire" type steam locomotive built for the New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad in 1944. The locomotive was built by the Lima Locomotive Works in Lima, Ohio. Classified as an "S-2" class Berkshire, this steam locomotive was already retired in 1958. The steam locomotive was used for fast, heavy freight and passenger trains. There are also beautiful drone images in this series of this locomotive.

Credits: door Scott Taipale


NKP 765 Steam in the Valley 2017 - Part 1
NKP 765 Steam in the Valley 2017 - Part 2
NKP 765 2-8-4 at the first steam festival of 2013 in the Fostoria District
NKP 765 on steam in the west of the Chicago district
NKP 765 in the Cascades Lock Park with a California Zephyr dome wagon
NKP 765 with Jeddo Coal 85 steam locomotive at the FWRHS open day