A-2a class Berkshire locomotive #9404 (Photo by Mike Petterson ~J. Polaritz Collection)

 

Last Updated
December 4, 2004

 







A-2a Class Berkshires
More Historic Than Heroic

 
 
Jack Polaritz, long time P&LE historian and author of “P&LE Mikados” gives a brief and insightful look into the birth, short life and death of one of the P&LE’s most famous steam locomotives.