The Seattle Times

Courtesy of Bob Harbison

Sunday, May 4, 2014

85-year-old steam engine ready to roll again in Lewis County

Locomotive No. 17 pulls the Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad’s Santa train through a wintry landscape near Elbe, Pierce County. Built in 1929, No. 17 was the last of the model 2-8-2T manufactured by American Locomotive.