Friday, April 29, 2016

Weekend Steam: Cab Forward 4274

2 comments:

Merle Morrison said...

Never saw any cab forward engines, but always wondered why. Seems to be to be better if the driver cans see what's ahead.

Merle

David aka True Blue Sam said...

I think it was a mindset from the early days that kept cabs at the back end. Crashes are just as deadly to the fireman and engineer at either end of the big iron beast.