Moving General Steel Castings

gary laakso

GSC was located in Eddystone, PA, near the Baldwin Locomotive Works.  GSC supplied the industry with one piece engine beds/frames with cylinders cast integrally, tender trucks, tender under frames and trailer trucks.  Great Northern used their products in locomotive rebuilds and new construction as did other carriers.  It appears that Lima used GSC castings and I assume that ALCO did as well. 


Has anyone seen pictures of these castings enroute to end users or being unloaded? 


Gary Laakso

Northwest of Mike Brock


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