✅The Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad (C&O) Hudson Steam Locomotive No. 490 is a historical locomotive with significance in the realm of railway history. The Hudson type of steam locomotive, named after the Hudson River in New York, is a wheel arrangement configuration of 4-6-4. This means that it has four leading wheels, six driving wheels, and four trailing wheels.
Product Name: CO 490 Steam Train
This Kit Contains: JIESTAR 59021
808 pcs Good Quality Bricks
Size: 55 × 5 × 9 cm
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Locomotive No. 490 was a part of the C&O Railroad’s fleet of Hudson locomotives. The C&O operated in the eastern United States and was known for its freight and passenger services. The Hudson locomotives were designed for high-speed passenger service, making them an iconic symbol of streamlined locomotive design in the mid-20th century. Hudson No. 490 was likely used on C&O’s premier passenger trains, contributing to the railroad’s efforts to provide efficient and comfortable transportation for passengers. Steam locomotives like No. 490 played a significant role in the development of rail transportation during their era.